Microsoft picks up hackers' gauntlet

Tuesday, 20 April 2004, 12:12 AM EST

Microsoft's chief software architect Bill Gates has vowed to continue to fight the security threats that still plague the industry.

In a letter to partners and customers outlining the software giant's security strategy for the coming year, Gates announced several initiatives such as security changes in Windows XP Service Pack 2, caller ID-style technologies for email, and behavioural monitoring of software.

By Sara Yirrell at vnunet.

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