Hortensius said that Lenovo and Superfish had a "minor commercial relationship," without specifying further. The Superfish adware has not been re-installed on Lenovo PCs, and Hortensius said that if it struck a similar deal, "it would not be for a very long time".
With that said, Hortensius didn't rule out adware returning to Lenovo PCs.
"I think you do this thing right, people like information and awareness," Hortensius said, when asked whether adware would be used again. "You do them wrong, it's obviously a disaster."
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