Skip to content

Microsoft Secure

End of Year – Clean Up Your E-Mail

Having taken some time off over Christmas, I’ve been taking care of some “Home Admin” tasks that have been on my todo list for a while.  I decided to document these on another blog site,, where I post more hobby and personal stuff. Essentially I have two top level tasks (1) Consolidate your E-Mail...

Read more

Follow our online safety team on Twitter

If you like to keep up-to-date on online security and you’re on Twitter, you might want to follow our online safety team. Here’s a sampling of what you’ll get: ·         Quick tips on how to stay safe online ·         Links to our latest articles, brochures, and videos ·         Retweets from some of most popular online...

Read more

Learn about security updates for Microsoft Office Project and Internet Explorer

Microsoft releases security updates on the second Tuesday of every month. Today Microsoft released 6 new security updates for Microsoft Office Project and Internet Explorer. Get the updates To download the updates, visit the Microsoft Update Web site. If you have automatic updating turned on, your computer will update and install these security updates. Read more...

Read more

If I have Microsoft Security Essentials do I still need Windows Defender?

Microsoft Security Essentials is a free download for home computers running on the Windows operating system. This software helps protect your computer from viruses, spyware, and other malware. Windows Defender is built into Windows Vista and Windows 7 and it’s available as a free download for Windows XP. Windows Defender helps protect your computer from...

Read more