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Symantec, McAfee get nailed for automatically renewing without permission

From the It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time Department: “Antivirus vendors Symantec and McAfee have agreed to pay the New York Attorney General’s office US$375,000 in fines to settle charges that they automatically charged customers software subscription renewal fees without their permission.”  (CIO Magazine, June 10, 2009)