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ASUS users

You might enjoy reading this if you downloaded the ASUS live update.

 

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/asus-live-update-infected-with-backdoor-in-supply-cha...

 

There is a patch to see if you were perhaps hit by the backdoor pwning.

 

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/03/25/asus_software_update_utility_backdoor/

 

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I own 3 Asus motherboards and never heard of "Asus Live Update."  I have a program called "Asus AI Suite" that includes a function for checking for BIOS updates, but, it's primary function is to overckock the CPU from within Windows.

 

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Me asus users too

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New update of how to fix, if you had one of the wondrous pre-Pwned Asus computers.

 

Following the second link will lead you to another link with instructions on the fix.

 

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