Big Brother potentially exists right now in our PCs

#Technology

Mon, Jul 6th, 2009 07:19 by capnasty NEWS

Last week, Intel announced the third generation of its vPro Technology for business PCs. Comprised of CPU, motherboard and networking components, vPro is essentially a set of technologies which enable remote monitoring, maintenance and management in a PC. Intel bills these as tools useful for IT professionals, which they are. But shouldn't we be looking deeper into the potential threat of such technologies?

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