Staying updated on security Q&A

Thursday, 1 February 2007, 12:29 PM EST

Q. Why does Windows say my antivirus program is out of date when I just recently installed it?

A. The Security Center feature in Windows XP (Service Pack 2) monitors the defensive readiness and state of your system’s firewall and antivirus programs, as well as its Windows Automatic Updates settings. The Security Center has most likely detected that the antivirus program has not been updated.

At NY Times.

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