Photos: Microsoft Security Essentials test drive

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Microsoft Security Essentials installed

Source:  Cliff Saran

Microsoft Security Essentials installed

Pretty straightforward really...the installation process is over. There should be no real headaches, apart from having to remove any old anti-malware you are using.

 

Microsoft Security Essentials is designed to provide home users with basic anti-malware software. It is supported by the Microsoft Malware Protection Center, which updates AV signature files every four hours. It also provides a heuristics function, which analyses malware-like behaviour and sends information back to the Microsoft Security Response Center for further analysis.

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