Microsoft rushes out emergency patch following AV error

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Security update made Microsoft security products falsely identify Chrome browser as a virus

Microsoft has rushed out an emergency patch after a regular update to its security tools caused sessions of Google's Chrome browser to be falsely identified as the Zeus trojan. Following Friday's release...

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