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Some Lifeline Phones Installed With Malware, Security Company Says
Digital News Daily, Wendy Davis - Thursday, January 9, 2020
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Lenovo Buyers To Receive $55 Each In Adware Settlement
Digital News Daily, Wendy Davis - Tuesday, February 19, 2019
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Lenovo Adware Settlement Moves Forward
Digital News Daily, Wendy Davis - Monday, November 26, 2018
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Lenovo Agrees To $7.3 Million Adware Settlement
Digital News Daily, Wendy Davis - Thursday, July 12, 2018
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Adware Found To Take Pictures Of Desktops On Infected Machines
Search & Performance Marketing Daily, Laurie Sullivan - Monday, June 18, 2018
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Lenovo Settles With FTC And 31 States Over Superfish 'Man-In-The-Middle' Attacks
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Judge Urged To Approve $1 Million Adware Settlement
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Lenovo Must Face Class-Action Over Superfish Adware
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Superfish Settles Privacy Lawsuit Over Adware-Infected Lenovos
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Microsoft Takes Aim At Adware On PCs Running Windows
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Lenovo Notebooks Come With 'Horrifically Dangerous' Adware
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Web's Big Players Team Up To Tackle Malware
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Android Users Warned Of Rogue Adware
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Symantec Wins First Round In Scareware Lawsuit
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Google Backs Up AdWords Users
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DoubleVerify Is Checking Ad Context Twice
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Expert: Windows 7 More Prone To Malware
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DataXu Launches Media-Buying Platform
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