Security Essentials – free and now available for download

mse Microsoft Security Essentials provides real-time protection for your home PC that guards against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.

Security Essentials 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. It 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.

*Your PC must run genuine Windows to install Microsoft Security Essentials. Learn more about genuine.

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Comments (2)

  1. Alvin says:

    Can this run/will it install on Server 2008 R2?

  2. Keith Combs says:

    I don’t know as I haven’t tried it, yet.  You first! 🙂