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Images: Security battle for the desktop

Windows Security Center and Norton Security Center on this slide provided by Microsoft duel for attention and display conflicting information in Windows XP. This is one of the reasons Microsoft would like its beefed-up Windows Security Center in Vista to be the sole "voice of security for Windows Vista."

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By Bill Detwiler

Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the ...