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Submission + - Microsoft security tools nuking Chrome browser (

OSPolicy writes: There are numerous reports circulating that the Microsoft Security Essentials anti-malware utility is flagging Google’s Chrome browser as a password-stealing trojan.

In what appears to be a crucial false-positive, Microsoft’s security tools are removing Chrome from Windows machines, marking it as a variant of the notorious Zeus (Zbot) malware family.

Complaints from Chrome users are lighting up support forums this morning.

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