Microsoft continues fight against adware – forbids fake close buttons

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We’ve just posted the following news: Microsoft continues fight against adware – forbids fake close buttons[newsimage]http://static.myce.com//images_posts/2014/01/microsoft-security-essentials-95x75.jpg[/newsimage]

Microsoft has announced stricter rules for adware, the company will now also consider software with advertisements adware when they are using a fake close button. In April the company introduced rules that software developers should follow to avoid being detected by Microsoft security products as adware.

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[QUOTE=DoMiN8ToR;2739045]We’ve just posted the following news: Microsoft continues fight against adware – forbids fake close buttons[newsimage]http://static.myce.com//images_posts/2014/01/microsoft-security-essentials-95x75.jpg[/newsimage]

            Read the full article here: http://www.myce.com/news/microsoft-continues-fight-against-adware-forbids-fake-close-buttons-73179

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