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With the launch of its Forefront security product range this week, Microsoft has deployed its tanks on the lawns of Symantec, McAfee and many other IT security vendors. So is it time for resellers to entrust Microsoft with all their customers’ IT security needs and kiss goodbye to their current security partners? Not quite. In …

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And OneCare works?

OneCare has already been demonstrated to be less than totally effective vs other security products aimed at the consumer market. Can we assume that Microsoft has gotten Forefront right, or are there still issues that will make it less than competitive for a while?

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Fundamentally wrong...

There is something fundamentally wrong with this whole picture...

the creator of the flawed system selling a line of flawed security products to protect the flawed system...

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