Microsoft Security Essentials: FREE anti-virus Software Download From Microsoft


Some of you may have missed the announcement for Microsoft Security Essentials a few weeks ago, but now you know about it there is no excuse not to have anti-virus software on your home PC.


What is Microsoft Security Essentials?

Microsoft Security Essentials provides real-time protection for your home PC that guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.  It is a free * download from Microsoft that is simple to install, easy to use, and always kept up to date so you can be assured your PC is protected by the latest technology. It’s easy to tell if your PC is secure — when you’re green, you’re good. It’s that simple.

Microsoft Security Essentials runs quietly and efficiently in the background so that you are free to use your Windows-based PC the way you want—without interruptions or long computer wait times.


What About Business PCs?

If you need malware protection for business desktops, laptops, and server operating systems then look no further than Forefront Client Security.  Forefront Client Security provides unified malware protection that is easy to manage and control. By delivering simplified administration through central management and providing critical visibility into threats and vulnerabilities, Forefront Client Security helps you protect your business with great confidence and efficiency. Additionally, Forefront Client Security SP1 is now available and provides support for Windows Server 2008 roles. 


Where Can I get Forefront Client Security?

A 120-day trial version of Forefront Client Security can be download from here.  You're automatically registered to receive valuable resources delivered at strategic intervals throughout the software evaluation period.


*   Your PC must run genuine Windows