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    Microsoft Security Essentials thinks Chrome is Malware

    http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/09...google_chrome/

    Apparently the latest signatures fix the problem. I can run Chrome and MSE with no issues on my PC.

    Jerry

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    Quote Originally Posted by jwitalka View Post
    Microsoft Security Essentials thinks Chrome is Malware
    It certainly exhibits some trojan-like characteristics, as do several of the Sysinternals and NirSoft utilites, and many AVs seem to object to them.
    And I am really unimpressed by having a Chrome install foisted on me unless I change the default, when I install some totally unrelated program.
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