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Maximise your security online

Enjoy extra peace of mind with free anti-virus software.

Download Microsoft Security Essentials for free anti-virus protection.

Microsoft Security Essentials helps provide real-time protection for your home PC that guards against viruses and other malicious software. It is simple to install, easy to use and always kept up to date. It's free to anyone with a genuine copy of Microsoft Windows*. It offers comprehensive malware protection with automatic updates and it comes from one of the world's largest IT companies.

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