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Old 20th September, 2012, 09:42 AM
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A little birdie told me that if you've got Sophos, you might not want to update the definitions until they've fixed them.
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Old 20th September, 2012, 11:59 AM
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Sounds like a terrible veneric disease, who would use such "protection"?

It's not like it can classify itself or any other update utility as a virus now, or is it?
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