An investigation revealed a database had been accessed last May, the company said Friday.
Some privacy advocates, however, say the draft bill limits privacy enforcement actions by the Federal Trade Commission.
The U.S. should be able to craft a legal framework to let government agencies read encrypted data, NSA director Michael Rogers says.
Lenovo's chief technology officer Peter Hortensius tells PCWorld that by Friday the company will publish an app to remove the Superfish adware from affected computers. But this doesn't mean adware won't return to Lenovo PCs, either.
If you're concerned about Superfish adware, or just want an optimized, clean experience similar to building your own PC, check out Microsoft's own 'Signature Experience' line of laptops.
Adware. Bloatware. Crapware, Whatever you call it, Superfish shows how something annoying can turn scary. It's time for PCWorld to say enough is enough.
Your passwords are one kind of secret you probably need to keep, even from trusted loved ones. A new survey from Intel Security reveals people's habits and the risks they might be taking.
Apple's chief believes the personal impact of security breaches can be devastating
Netatmo weather stations upload Wi-Fi passwords and SSIDs to the company's servers over insecure connections
Both bills would require law enforcement agencies to get court-ordered warrants for older stored communications.