[linux-elitists] Fwd: Symantec tries tp patent virus updates

Dan York dyork@e-smith.com
Fri Feb 9 07:29:17 PST 2001

Another shot in the patent wars... didn't know if any of you
had seen this one...


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Date: Thu, 8 Feb 2001 17:20:16 -0500 (EST)
From: Peter Samuel <peters@e-smith.com>
To: technicalstaff@e-smith.com
cc: Linda Faust <lfaust@e-smith.com>
Subject: Symantec tries tp patent virus updates
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    Security-software maker Symantec on Wednesday notified rivals that
    it owns a pair of patents covering its method for updating virus
    software and definitions incrementally....

Peter Samuel                            peters@e-smith.com
http://www.e-smith.org (development)    http://www.e-smith.com (corporate)
Phone: +1 613 368 4398                  Fax: +1 613 564 7739
e-smith, inc. 1500-150 Metcalfe St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1P1 Canada

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