Beware of fake Microsoft Security Essentials antivirus scanner

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Beware of fake Microsoft Security Essentials antivirus scanner.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2010/10/zRmggQ.jpg[/newsimage]Malware posing as an antivirus scanning utility is nothing new, but they usually take the guise of an unknown brand rather than one of the best known. Now, scammers have begun combining tactics and using the trusted Microsoft name to convince unsuspecting users to install their malicious code and give out personal information.


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/beware-of-fake-microsoft-security-essentials-antivirus-scanner-35781/](http://www.myce.com/news/beware-of-fake-microsoft-security-essentials-antivirus-scanner-35781/)


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OK, if you are lazy or stupid enough to download this from anywhere other than Microsoft.com then you deserve to have viruses and your identity stolen. My family is NOT tech-savvy but are well aware of certain legit sites to download from such as cnet, zdnet, download.com