Is Microsoft making a security play?

Friday, 7 January 2005, 1:10 AM EST

Microsoft is distributing two free security programs designed to protect users of its Windows OS systems against threats from the Internet.

"Generally Microsoft is making a lot of comments about virus protection as well as sypware," Sophos security consultant Greg Mastoras tells NewsFactor. "Our sense is that it is a way for them to educate consumers that they are trying to do something about security."

By Erika Morphy at CIO Today.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Leveraging network intelligence and deep packet inspection

Posted on 26 November 2014.  |  Tomer Saban, CEO of WireX Systems, talks about how deep packet inspection helps with identifying emerging threats, the role of network intelligence, and more.


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

Fri, Nov 28th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //