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Windows AntiSpyware Downgrades Claria Detections

By Julio Franco
Jul 7, 2005
  1. "A week after word leaked out that Microsoft was negotiating an acquisition deal with Claria, spyware researchers have noticed that the Windows antispyware application has downgraded Claria's Gator detections and changed the recommended action from 'quarantine' to 'ignore.'"

    http://yro.slashdot.org/yro/05/07/07/1234217.shtml?tid=158&tid=172&tid=201

    I guess Microsoft sometimes deserves to be hated by so many.
     
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