Microsoft Re-brands “Windows Live One Care Safety Scanner” to “Microsoft Safety Scanner”

We have posted about "Windows Live One Care Safety Scanner" in our following article:

Ultimate Collection of Best Free Online Virus Scanners

Now Microsoft has renamed it to "Microsoft Safety Scanner".

According to Microsoft, the Microsoft Safety Scanner is a free downloadable security tool that provides on-demand scanning and helps remove viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. It works with your existing antivirus software.

Note: The Microsoft Safety Scanner expires 10 days after being downloaded. To rerun a scan with the latest anti-malware definitions, download and run the Microsoft Safety Scanner again.

The Microsoft Safety Scanner is not a replacement for using an antivirus software program that provides ongoing protection.

You can download it using following link:

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  • Windows Live One Care Safety Scanner is former version of Microsoft Safety Scanner? Can't believe that any way.

  • No matter what it is, I think it is an very effective antispyware software. Hope that the microsoft can release real time protection soon.

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