Linked by Amjith Ramanujam on Wed 19th Nov 2008 02:13 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
Microsoft To address the growing need for a PC security solution tailored to the demands of emerging markets, smaller PC form factors and rapid increases in the incidence of malware, Microsoft Corp. plans to offer a new consumer security offering focused on core anti-malware protection.
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RE[3]: Comment by flanque
by Arawn on Fri 21st Nov 2008 10:04 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by flanque"
Arawn
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Sorry to say, but no it doesn't. Those 'owned' computers can have a simple SMTP engine installed, and as long the ISP doesn't block sending to TCP port 25, they send spam directly.

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