Posts Tagged ‘Security Essentials’

Microsoft Security Essentials 2 Download Available

Friday, December 17th, 2010

I’m running Security Essentials 1 on my work computer, and so far I’m pretty happy with it …

Microsoft has just released Microsoft Security Essentials 2, the highly acclaimed free security program to protect the computer against malicious software such as viruses, spyware or computer worms. Users who are already working with a previous version of Security Essentials can upgrade that version directly to version 2.


Microsoft Security Essentials Beta Downloads

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

This sounds pretty useful … if you can get the download to work!

Microsoft today announced the availability of the new Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0 Beta, the next big version of the well acclaimed Windows security software. The beta was announced over at the Windows Team Blog with a link to Microsoft Connect to download the 32-bit or 64-bit edition of the application.

A problem with the downloads exists at the moment. Most users can only download the programs partially, even if they try different browsers such as Firefox, Internet Explorer or Google Chrome.