Sophos glitch leaves PCs hanging

Wednesday, 13 July 2005, 3:30 AM EST

A recent security update from Microsoft is tripping up users of Sophos's flagship anti-virus scanning software. Some enterprise users of Sophos Anti-Virus (SAV) for Windows version 5 found their machines were taking up to 15 minutes to log on to the network after applying Microsoft's Update Rollup 1 for Win 2000 SP 4. Sophos has issued a workaround pending the release of a more comprehensive fix.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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