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The crisis of security

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May 26, 2003
Microsoft Corp. said on Tuesday it has withdrawn a security update for its Windows XP (news - web sites) software after discovering that it switched off Internet connections for some of the 600,000 users who downloaded and installed it.
May 23, 2003
A recent update to Trend Micro Inc.'s eManager e-mail security product did more than block spam e-mail -- it took aim at the letter p, blocking all e-mail messages containing the popular consonant.
Originally published: 28-05-2003 06:32:59