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Kaspersky drops antitrust complaints about Microsoft
« on: August 10, 2017, 06:19:42 AM »
Kaspersky Labs has dropped its antitrust complaints about Microsoft after the software giant agreed to change the way in which it delivers security updates to Windows users. The battle started over a year ago when Kaspersky accused Microsoft of making it difficult for third-party antivirus providers to serve Windows 10 users.

https://www.technobuffalo.com/2017/08/10/kaspersky-drops-antitrust-complaints-about-microsoft/

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Re: Kaspersky drops antitrust complaints about Microsoft
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2017, 01:05:42 PM »

As a result Kaspersky has dropped their antitrust complaints...

Microsoft Announces Changes for Third Party Antivirus Products on Windows 10
The changes Microsoft agreed to will result in the following approach to third party security products on Windows 10 starting with the Fall Creators Update. This update is expected to arrive in the September/October timeframe.

Here is a list of those changes:
http://winsupersite.com/security/microsoft-announces-changes-third-party-antivirus-products-windows-10

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