,figuerres wrote

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one plus is also that when they find a problem they can notify users  and they should be able to disable the bad app on users machines and possibly also give the user a credit and then MSFT legal can go to the author and sue them etc....

I'm sure the Russian mafia thought about it, but then decided to skip since Microsoft legal is a force to reckon with....

BTW, based on the latest legal shenanigans it is Smiley