China is a swell country. Some stringent rules and regulations, which are not necessarily bad, mean that foreign companies have to partner up with local firms to do business there. As a result, Microsoft has several such partner companies for many of its services. One such service is MSN and its communication...

As MSN Messenger prepares to sail into the west, cybercriminals seem to have wasted no time in trying to exploit the situation. Several malicious websites have popped up trying to take advantage of unsuspecting users. Redmond, earlier this year, announced its plans to discontinue MSN Messenger and move its user base...