Security Essentials causes stir

2009-10-01

Helen Martin

Virus Bulletin, UK
Editor: Helen Martin

Abstract

Microsoft's new release sparks debate.


The much anticipated release of Microsoft’s free Security Essentials product at the end of last month sparked a barrage of views and opinions from industry members and commentators – from those claiming that the release signalled the end of the AV industry, to those slating the free product as inadequate and pointless. VB’s testing team are already preparing an in-depth review of Microsoft Security Essentials – watch this space.

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