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F-Secure Corporation Joins Microsoft in Antivirus Collaboration Service

by Donna Buenaventura / February 24, 2004 3:13 AM PST

Helsinki, Finland - February 24, 2004

F-Secure Corporation today announced that it has joined the Virus Information Alliance (VIA). VIA is a virus information sharing program that now includes ten industry leading anti-virus vendors and Microsoft Corp.

The purpose of this alliance is to help Microsoft to provide its customers relevant and timely information about the latest virus threats affecting Microsoft technology. The programme was initiated in May 2003 and proven its place as an effective forum for sharing technical and communications-related information about viruses and worms.


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