Windows® 7 Internet Security
Microsoft has taken adequate measures to offer Internet security for Windows 7 users. New operating system has been equipped with Windows Live Family Safety, Microsoft Security Essentials, Windows Live OneCare, Windows Firewall and Windows Defender.
These security tools are easy to configure and use and even you can customize them to meet your requirement to protect your computer from latest online threat. They run on the background of your Windows 7 computer and don’t interfere with your computing performance.
Sometimes when you want to get access to your remote support or download some program from Internet you may face some issues, which are temporary. This happens on account of Windows Firewall restriction.
With the growing cyber-crime and data theft, it has become essential to give proper attention to computer’s security. Understanding the concern of users, Microsoft has introduced some quite effective security tools in its latest operating system, Windows 7.
Home user can download Microsoft Security Essential to secure their Windows 7 PC. It is available from Microsoft’s website and easy to install & use. It keeps the PC secured against all leading viruses, spyware and malware. Business user can download an advanced utility called as “Forefront Client Security”. It not only offers robust malware protection for business computers but also manages security of Windows server.
User can implement online security for their kids, with the use of Parental Control feature. To handle specific, prevalent malicious software—including Blaster, Sasser, and Mydoom you can trust on Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool. At the end of the process, the user gets complete detail of the nature and type of infections found. Next important feature is Windows 7 Firewall, which offers double layer protection from malicious Internet threats.
All the software tools or feature discussed above are updated regularly via Windows Update feature, so that user can get real-time protection from all Internet related threats.
Microsoft does a regular research and development work to offer classic security from all leading viruses, spyware and malware, that’s why it has established a separate department known as Microsoft Malware Protection Center. Its offices are located throughout the world and it recommends regarding essential steps that should be implemented for enhanced protection from Internet threats.
Now users can keep their computer more secure from latest online threat. Besides minimizing the concern of data theft, these features ensure better performance of your Windows 7 PC, by avoiding the chances of cluttering of virus infected files on your hard disk. Hence, your computer remains away from some common issues like Blue-Screen error, hard disk crash and slow Internet browsing.
The features described in context of Windows 7 Internet security doesn’t offer protection for any existing computer viruses, they only can do real-time protection for your computer. Also they needs to be updated on regular basis, otherwise they become incompatible.
Microsoft has taken good initiative with the introduction of ample feathers to avoid entry of malicious online software. But it’s necessary to keep your Windows Update enabled and Firewall well configured. Users can also seek for the compatible antivirus software which are available in the market.