Microsoft Settles Malware Case with Chinese Company

Microsoft reached a settlement in its legal case against a Web site that has been linked to malicious activity, with the Chinese company agreeing to block malware tied to its domain. The software giant, which originally filed the suit about two weeks ago, said that the operator of, Peng Yong, has agreed to work with Microsoft and the Chinese Computer Emergency Response Team to block all malicious connections to the domain and prevent malware infections associated with the site.