Vulnerability that is ‘ridiculously easy to discover and exploit’ found in Trend Micro software

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We’ve just posted the following news: Vulnerability that is ‘ridiculously easy to discover and exploit’ found in Trend Micro software[newsimage]http://www.myce.com/wp-content/images_posts/2016/03/Trend_Micro_Logo-95x75.jpg[/newsimage]

Trend Micro’s security software installed a ‘test server’ on its users computers that could be attacked through the internet. In the worst case attackers could take full control over the computer, according to Tavis Ormandy, a security researcher from Google.

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It seems these days that cyber-security software just isn’t enough to protect users from much. I can’t help but wonder if the performance issues associated with anti-malware programs is worth the small amount of security these programs offer.