Experts Reaction On Report: Millions Of Windows And Linux Systems Vulnerable To Cyber-attack

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Feb 19, 2020 06:14 am PST

It has been reported that fresh firmware vulnerabilities in Wi-Fi adapters, USB hubs, trackpads and cameras are putting millions of peripheral devices in danger of a range of cyberattacks, according to research from Eclypsium. TouchPad and TrackPoint firmware in Lenovo Laptops, HP Wide Vision FHD camera firmware in HP laptops and the Wi-Fi adapter on Dell XPS laptops were all found to lack secure firmware update mechanisms with proper code-signing.