Microsoft Security Essentials


Microsoft Sends Out Windows 9 Event Press Invites For September 30th

Microsoft Sends Out Windows 9 Event Press Invites For September 30th

The event is said to have a targeted focus on power users as well as enterprise customers....

Sep 16 2014, 10:14pm CDT

Microsoft set to unveil Windows 9 on September 30th

Microsoft set to unveil Windows 9 on September 30th

While Threshold is likely to be named Windows 9, it’s unlikely that Microsoft will name its upcoming Windows release at its pre...

Aug 22 2014, 2:50pm CDT

Microsoft to deliver Windows 'Threshold' tech preview around late September

Microsoft to deliver Windows 'Threshold' tech preview around late September

Microsoft is aiming to make available a technology preview of Windows Threshold around late September or early October....

Aug 17 2014, 6:55am CDT

Windows XP Support is Coming to an End

Windows XP Support to End on April 8

It’s been over a dozen years or so. But finally Windows XP support is coming to an end....

Apr 8 2014, 4:41am CDT

Heads-Up: Your Malware Protection Could Be Out-Dated And Ineffective

Heads-Up: Your Malware Protection Could Be Out-Dated And Ineffective

It’s pretty much tradition now for me. When my family and I go to other family members’ homes for the holidays, I get sucked in...

Dec 27 2013, 11:16am CST

Microsoft Introduced Internet Explorer 11 Preview

Microsoft Introduced Internet Explorer 11 Preview

The Internet Explorer 11 Preview has been announced by Microsoft along with Windows 8.1 on the first day of its Build Conferenc...

Jun 27 2013, 5:10am CDT

Microsoft Denies Black Screen Issue Was Caused by Updates

Microsoft has been getting complaints from users who are seeing their new Windows 7, Vista and XP machines crash with what is b...

Dec 2 2009, 5:50am CST

Microsoft Responds To 'Black Screen Of Death' Issue

Microsoft Responds To 'Black Screen Of Death' Issue

Yesterday, we reported that a glitchy Microsoft security patch was crippling computers all around the world. Windows 7 is vulne...

Dec 1 2009, 8:00am CST

Huge Microsoft Security Patch Hits Tuesday, Includes Windows 7 Updates

Microsoft will release a huge security patch tomorrow October 13th containing eight critical and five important security bullet...

Oct 12 2009, 7:41am CDT

Microsoft Security Essentials Gets Thumbs Up

Microsoft released the free PC Security software Microsoft Security Essentials yesterday. I am running on Symantec Norton right...

Sep 30 2009, 2:39am CDT

Free Microsoft Security Essentials Download Available Now

Microsoft just launched the download for their free Microsoft Security Essentials we reported about earlier today. Microsoft S...

Sep 29 2009, 12:57pm CDT

Free Microsoft Security Essentials Is Available Today [Update]

Free Microsoft Security Essentials Is Available Today [Update]

Microsoft announced that it will offer their new free security software today. Microsoft' new no-cost, core anti-malware servic...

Sep 29 2009, 2:43am CDT

Microsoft Debuts free Security Essentials Software

Microsoft has launched a new beta version of its free computer security software pack aimed at consumers. The software is calle...

Jun 24 2009, 7:10am CDT

Windows 7 Pirates to Get Security Updates

Much like a loving mother, Microsoft will let no harm come to Windows 7, making all copies of the OS, legitimate or otherwise (...

Apr 30 2009, 7:50pm CDT

Microsoft Strengthens USB Security

Following the exploitation by the Conficker worm and other malware of Windows’ AutoRun system, Microsoft today announced new se...

Apr 28 2009, 9:35pm CDT

Windows 7 Release Candidate Release is next

The Microsoft Windows 7 Beta 1 has been out for a couple weeks now. Due to the high interest, Microsoft extended the beta downl...

Jan 31 2009, 12:17am CST

Microsoft stopped Windows 7 beta Download

As reported yesterday the Microsoft servers for delivering the Windows 7 beta ISO images have been overloaded pretty much as so...

Jan 10 2009, 2:33am CST

AVG Says Microsoft Free Anti-Virus Has an Uphill Battle Ahead

AVG Says Microsoft Free Anti-Virus Has an Uphill Battle Ahead

When it comes to free anti-virus protection for your PC one of the names that many computer users trust is AVG. AVG has long of...

Nov 24 2008, 9:00am CST

Microsoft Morro Anti Virus and Security Software to be free

Microsoft announced the release of a free security software suite in 2009 codenamed Morro to address the growing need for a PC...

Nov 19 2008, 3:17am CST

AVG Free 8.0 Anti-virus Software Announced

AVG Free 8.0 Anti-virus Software Announced

For years I have exclusively used AVG free anti-virus software and have never once had a virus infection on my PC. If you have...

Apr 23 2008, 10:10am CDT

Microsoft Advance Security Bulletin - You will reboot Next Week

Microsoft Advance Security Bulletin - You will reboot Next Week

Microsoft provides advance notification of security patches to come. On Tuesday 8 May 2007 Microsoft is planning to several r...

May 4 2007, 3:00am CDT

Recent Animated Cursor Flaw Questions Vista Security

Recent Animated Cursor Flaw Questions Vista Security

Microsoft had to patch a critical flaw in the animated cursor feature on all Windows platforms including the oh so secure Vista...

Apr 4 2007, 8:00am CDT