Microsoft has finally released their free anti virus solution codenamed Morroand AKA Microsoft Security Essentials to limited public beta users.
The download is available to users of Microsoft Connect, so you will need to sign in using your Windows live id and then take part in a Microsoft Connect survey before you can download the software.
Microsoft Security Essentials is currently available fro Windows XP (32-bit) and Windows Vista and Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit)
However there Microsoft will only be making available a limited number of copies for downloads, so head to the Microsoft Security Essentials page to download Morro. Thanks @baxiabhishek.
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Time to kick off the 3rd competition in our Birthday Bash where we are giving away prizes worth $4500, quite a few people have already won some cool softwares and services, and quite a few are also in the running for the bonus cash prizes worth $150.
Thanks to the competition sponsors Symantec, we are proud to offer 5 licenses of Norton 360 v3, which provides users with 360 ° Protection for their PCs with the best All-in-one security tool.
Continue reading Get 360Â° Protection For Your PC With Norton 360, 5 Licenses Worth $79.99 To Be Won [Birthday Bash]
Every windows computer should make use of a Antivirus system to protect themselves from frequent attacks from viruses.
However finding a Antivirus software to suit users needs is a bit difficult task, considering that many AV softwares are known to slow down a system resulting in lesser performance for other applications.
Also Read: How To Keep your PC Safe and Secure?
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Kaspersky is definitely one of the best antivirus solutions available today, however unlike most of the software we talk about here, Kaspersky is not free and requires users to buy a license key for usage.
However like always we came across a deal where Kaspersky Indian is giving away 6 months license as a free promotional offer for Kaspersky Antivirus 2009.
Continue reading Free Kaspersky Antivirus 2009 License for 6 Months
Internet is a mine of information but with that information comes risks and vulnerabilities. Every time you connect to the Internet not only are you reading information but some small software may be stealthily sending information to hackers and spammers about your activities.
Well no famous person wrote that quote it was just me elaborating a point that every time you connect to the Internet you may be vulnerable even though you may be safely visiting your favorite email site or just browsing news from your favorite newspaper. It all boils down to who is watching you and how?
What are Spam Softwares and Trojan Horses?
Spam softwares and Trojan horses without Internet are useless (even some viruses that look to spread rather than destroy). The main aim of these softwares (they are softwares but malicious in nature because they do things which you never authorized them to do) is to collect personal information of any sort including surfing habits and going to the extremes of critical information like banking passwords and sending them to other servers so that they can send you ads or maybe loot your money.
Continue reading Protect Yourself from Internet Threats [Detailed Instructions]