Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 6th Nov 2010 00:27 UTC
Privacy, Security, Encryption Well, this was to be expected: an anti-virus company complaining that Microsoft's Security Essentials - by far the best anti-virus tool for Windows - is anti-competitive. Microsoft recently began offering MSE as an optional download via the optional Microsoft Update service (which is not Windows Update), and Trend Micro (a patent troll) is going into boo-hoo mode over it.
Thread beginning with comment 448961
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[3]: Screw Trend Micro
by PlatformAgnostic on Sun 7th Nov 2010 06:59 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Screw Trend Micro"
PlatformAgnostic
Member since:
2006-01-02

Presumably the majority of flaws are not in the OS, but in what the user actively chooses to run.

Reply Parent Score: 5

RE[4]: Screw Trend Micro
by liontaur on Sun 7th Nov 2010 20:02 in reply to "RE[3]: Screw Trend Micro"
liontaur Member since:
2010-11-06

And with how many millions of lines of code from probably thousands of programmers, there will always be vulnerabilities in every OS.... well, except for OpenBSD ;)

Reply Parent Score: 4