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March 23, 2011 by

ACMA targets PC virus telemarketers

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has announced that it is ramping up its fight against telemarketers who try to convince customers that their computers are infected by viruses and then charge a fee for removal.

November 14, 2010 by

Microsoft vs. McAfee: How free antivirus outperformed paid

How effective is free antivirus software? I had a chance to see a real, in-the-wild example just this month, and the results were, to put it mildly, unexpected. Microsoft's free antivirus solution found and removed a threat that two well-known paid products missed.

November 3, 2010 by

Microsoft tempts antitrust lawyers with expanded antivirus offering

You want a good, solid, free antivirus program? Microsoft Security Essentials fills the bill nicely. Until recently, you had to download and install this software manually. Beginning this week, it's rolling out to all Windows users in the U.S. via Microsoft Update. So how long till antitrust lawyers begin squawking?

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