HP patch released to stop keyboard-tracking computer bug

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Evening Standard – December 11, 2017

DISCOVERED BY: Michael Myng, who discovered a deactivated keylogger in software on over 460 models of HP laptop

ROOT CAUSE: keylogging software that was accidentally installed on nearly 500 computer models within the last five years

COMPANY RESPONSE: released a security update and has warned owners of HP computers to install it as soon as possible