Microsoft Provides Peek at Spyware Detection Data
In the first three months after shipping the Windows Defender Beta 2 anti spyware application, Microsoft detected 22 million pieces of adware/spyware programs, resulting in roughly 14 million removals.
According to statistics released by the Redmond, Wash., software maker, more than 60 percent of Windows Defender users opt to remove the ad-serving programs when offered a choice. Microsoft Provides Peek at Spyware Detection Data
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