Microsoft halts GeCAD Linux/Novell antivirus

Monday, 23 June 2003, 12:27 PM EST

Microsoft has confirmed that it will not develop future versions of GeCAD's RAV antivirus software on the Linux and Novell platforms.
The company said that it will only use the intellectual property belonging to GeCAD, which it bought earlier this month, on internal development for Windows, although it will maintain existing service level agreements with current GeCAD customers.

"We will be honouring existing agreements but there will be no new development outside of Microsoft," said Hillary Wittmann, security marketing manager at Microsoft.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Android Fake ID bug allows malware to impersonate trusted apps

Posted on 29 July 2014.  |  Bluebox Security researchers unearthed a critical Android vulnerability which can be used by malicious applications to impersonate specially recognized trusted apps - and get all the privileges they have - without the user being none the wiser.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Tue, Jul 29th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //