Microsoft to sue 'SCAREWARE' pushers

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    Microsoft, Washington state to sue 'scareware' pushers
    http://www.itworld.com/security/55420/microsoft-washington-state-sue-scareware-pushers

    "Microsoft and Washington state are cracking down on scammers..."

     
    Kayman, Oct 1, 2008
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    Bob I Guest

    Unfortunately, once the novice user allows the machine to be
    compromised, then the malware simply disables outbound monitoring, and
    all you are left with is a compromised PC and a false sense of security.
     
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