Microsoft Anti-Virus Reward Program

On November 5th, Microsoft Corp. announced the creation of the Anti-Virus Reward Program, initially providing $5 million to help law enforcement agencies arrest those responsible for illegally releasing malicious code on the Internet. Additional monetary rewards are being offered to individuals who can provide information on the perpetrators. See the full report at http://www.ustreas.gov/usss/press/ms_110503.pdf

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