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Thursday, January 12, 2006

Norton System Works uses Root kits!

Symantec has admitted that one of its products uses 'root kits'. They said that Norton System Works uses a root kit to create a folder which is hidden bot from the user and the OS and this folder is not scanned during a manual or scheduled scan. This feature will help virus writers to plant virus into that folder and take control of your computer. Wicked Symantec right?

Read More:Vnu Net

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