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Microsoft security tool fails malware detection test

2015/07/07

Network World - (International) AV Test released results from a recent experiment revealing that Microsoft Security Essentials performed the worst out of 11 tested antivirus products, only detecting 87 percent of malware in real-time tests, when the others were all at least 95 percent effective.

Source: http://www.networkworld.com/article/2944810/microsoft-subnet/microsoft-windows-security-tool-fails-malware-detection-test.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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