Posted by Oyya-Info on Wednesday, June 24, 2009,
Microsoft on Tuesday released its latest foray into security software as a limited beta. Microsoft Security Essentials,
known in development as Morro, is limited to 75,000 downloads in four
countries: the United States, Israel, Brazil, and China.
contains all the basic features that users have come to expect from
free security software: multiple built-in and customizable scan
options, a scheduler, automatic definition file updates, a real-time
defense shield, and rootkit...
Posted by Oyya-Info on Monday, June 15, 2009,
Microsoft's Malicious Software Removal Tool was updated this week to
detect a generic type of fake antivirus program known as
The Microsoft Malware Protection Center
gives Win32/InternetAntivirus an alert level of "severe." The software
is "a rogue program that displays false and misleading alerts regarding
malware, in order to convince users to purchase rogue security
software," according to a Microsoft Malwa...