The scanner is not a replacement for antivirus software. It contains the latest anti-malware definitions, but it works with your antivirus software. The Microsoft Security scanner expires after 10 days, but you can download the newest version again for free. Antivirus software like Microsoft Security Essentials is also free, but provides real-time scanning and does not expire after 10 days.
Support for Windows XP ends in two months on April 8, 2014
On April 8, 2014, Microsoft will end support for its decade-old Windows XP operating system. … Read more »
Scareware can be anywhere
Scareware (also known as “rogue security software”) is a new breed of malicious software that … Read more »
The Forgotten Part of Cloud Security – the Clients
Most of the conversations I have about cloud computing focus on the role of cloud … Read more »