June 23, 2009

Microsoft's Free Virus Beta Now Available

Microsoft's free real time virus program is available as a beta download.  It's available here.  Computerworld and PC World have reviews, generally positive .  One feature that stands out is the minimal use of resources for background scanning.  That's something that commercial virus applications should try some time.  The weekly full machine scans of some products can bring even a relatively powerful machine to a slow grind.

June 23, 2009 in Software | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack