Nowadays, ever computer connected to a network or the Internet requires anti-virus and anti-malware software. Microsoft Security Essentials is an application that does just that — protects your computer from viruses and malware.

There are many anti-virus solutions available but Microsoft Security Essentials has a few features that make it stand out from many of the other applications.

  • One of the nice features of Microsoft Security Essentials is that is available at no cost. You can download, install and use the application for free.
  • The application integrates seamlessly with the Windows operating system. Furthermore, it is supported by Windows XP (with service pack two and three), Windows Vista, and Windows 7.
  • The application is simple to install and the interface is very user friendly.

If you want to find out more about Microsoft Security Essentials, visit the application’s Web site.