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Short Take: Yahoo plugs in new virus scanner

Yahoo added new virus-checking software from Symantec to its Yahoo Mail service. The scanner will automatically scan all outgoing mail for viruses, and people can opt to scan incoming mail. In other news, Yahoo said it delivered 3.6 billion messages on Yahoo Mail and Yahoo Messenger in March.

Yahoo added new virus-checking software from Symantec to its Yahoo Mail service. The scanner will automatically scan all outgoing mail for viruses, and people can opt to scan incoming mail. In other news, Yahoo said it delivered 3.6 billion messages on Yahoo Mail and Yahoo Messenger in March.