Microsoft Security Essentials download

Microsoft Security Essentials 4.10.209.0

Download 2 Screenshots

No review

No Video
Microsoft Security Essentials - No cost, no hassle security software for your PC

Microsoft Security Essentials is a free security application that offers reliable, basic protection for your computer, against a wide range of threats and flawless integration with Windows operating systems.

All essential security functions are included in this free antivirus program developed by Microsoft, such as antivirus scanner, real-time protection, threat removal capabilities and network traffic monitoring.

Features:

- Real-time protection function issues alerts whenever a suspicious file tries to open, install or run itself.
- Multiple scan modes are provided: Quick Scan that verifies only the vulnerable areas of the system, Full Scan to thoroughly check all files and folders and the Custom Scan that can be fully configured by the user.
- Threat removal can be set to automatic or to notify the user and allow him to decide what to do.
- Complements the Windows built-in firewall.
- Detection of unknown and new threats is possible via the Live System Behavioral Monitoring.
- Frequent automated update checks using the Dynamic Signature Service.
- Includes anti-rootkit detection and removal technologies.
- Monitors traffic of the network that your computer is connected to, via the Network Inspection Traffic that identifies exploit attempts and blocks them.

Technical Information

  • License:
    Freeware
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Publisher:
  • File size:
    11.70 Mb
  • Updated:
    Nov 30, 2016
  • User Rating:
    3.9 / 5 (139 votes)
  • Editors' Review:
    Not yet reviewed
  • Downloads:
    25,531
Similar software
Avira Rescue System 2019
Use this utility to rescue data
22 / 14,122
IKARUS anti.virus 2.16.25
Complete protection against online and offline digital threats
12 / 2,606
Blackbird V6 1.0.80.2
Easily disable the Windows features collect data from your computer
7 / 4,419
CacheGuard OS NG EH 1.5.1
A set of networking and security tools designed to secures and optimizes Web traffic at the gateway
6 / 4,079
avast Linux Home Edition 1.3.0
An antivirus solution for the increasingly popular Linux platform.
14 / 4,105
Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business 11.5.0.590
Ensures protection of Windows servers and workstations on business networks
15 / 8,309