data leak in Kaspersky 's virus protection software

The German c’t magazin has detected a data leak that has existed for years in Kaspersky’s software programm. Hackers were able to spy on users and small businesses even while surfing in incognito mode according to editor Ronald Eikenberg of c’t. Kaspersky confirms the leak.

(Reported today in German’s ZDF-Teletext page 142)

Unique Kaspersky AV User ID Allowed 3rd-Party Web Tracking (Bleeping Computer)

AVs should stop messing with browsers.