64-bit Windows wide open to viruses

Thursday, 28 April 2005, 11:58 AM EST

Users of the latest 64-bit version of Microsoft's Windows XP Professional x64 Edition operating system will not have the option to install Norton or McAfee antivirus software.

Users trying to install the Norton Internet Security 2005 security suite for consumers on the 64-bit version of Windows see an error message stating that the product can not be installed.

By Tom Sanders at vnunet.

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