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Microsoft Security Essentials Fails AV-TEST Certification By Staggering Percentage

Microsoft Security Essentials Fails AV-TEST Certification By Staggering Percentage

Microsoft faces a significant PR battle today as test results from an independent research firm makes claims in the competition’s favor.  Of course when we say competition, that could mean from other top alternative desktop operating systems such as Linux.  But more immediately, it shows how Microsoft’s Security Essentials stacks up against the other industry

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Dear Microsoft, Thanks For The 0xB16B00B5

In a not-so-surprising turn of events, Microsoft has fessed up to the now infamous ‘0xB16B00B5′ (Big Boobs) string of hex that was supplanted into the Linux kernel. While the prank is certainly very funny, it is not original.  0xB16B00B5 is a common L337 expression, or ‘Hexpression’, in the technical community.  It is also noted on

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