"Security Firms Say Windows 10 Behavior is Anti-Competitive," SecurityWeek

November 16, 2016

In an article published by SecurityWeek on November 15, 2016, Mitzi L. Hill provides insight on the recently announced investigation on Microsoft following a complaint from endpoint security firm Kaspersky Lab. Kapersky Lab believes Microsoft is abusing its dominant position to squeeze third party vendors with competitive offerings out of the Windows 10 ecosystem. “Various forces in the U.S. are going after this under different theories: advertising opt-in, forced upgrade, etc.” said Ms. Hill. “I would imagine that privacy rather than anti-competition is a better bet for the current business and political climate.” For the full article, please visit the SecurityWeek website.

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