Microsoft Rebrands Online AV Scanner
Microsoft on Monday rebranded the Windows Live Safety Center under its recently launched "OneCare" product. The free online tool checks a computer for viruses and makes tune-ups to improve performance. Windows Live OneCare safety scanner can be used an unlimited number of times, Microsoft said.
The tool is now available in 43 international markets, and is updated on a daily basis with protection from the latest threats to Windows. Microsoft frequently directs users to the safety scanner when a new virus surfaces. For a full range of PC protection and care services, users can subscribe to the full Windows Live OneCare for $49.95 USD per year.