Symantec ask court to rule Hotbar.com as adware

Thursday, 9 June 2005, 1:41 PM EST

Symantec has filed suit in defence of its right to produce tools that classify programs from Hotbar.com as adware. Symantec is not seeking damages as part of the suit. Instead the security giant is asking a court to rule that certain Hotbar program files are indeed adware and can be treated as computer security risks.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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