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Windows Live OneCare

Windows Live OneCare doesn't provide as many unique features and often repackages tools already available for free within the Windows operating system. For $30 more, it's well worth investing in the solutions from McAfee or Symantec, and we give the final nod to Norton 360 which ensures the best protection and performance tools for your money.

By February 26, 2007

3 stars Editors' rating February 26, 2007

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How Live OneCare changed the antivirus landscape

Although it's not dominant, Microsoft has forced traditional antivirus vendors to make changes. With a free offering due next year, it may do so again.

By November 19, 2008


Protect your PC with Windows Live OneCare 2.0, free after rebate

You can get Microsoft's robust Windows security suite free from Amazon (after a $30 mail-in rebate).

By May 6, 2008


OneCare upgrade brings headaches

Recent changes to the security software for Windows Live has online forums buzzing with complaints from users--including onetime fans.

By January 11, 2008


Windows Live OneCare 2.0 released

Microsoft improves its all-in-one security offering with online photo backup and better network admin capabilities.

By November 15, 2007


Windows Live OneCare 2.0 (beta) released

Home networking tools are added to the service.

By July 11, 2007


Microsoft OneCare did/did not improve in recent AV tests

Two different antivirus tests of Microsoft Windows Live OneCare from one testing site yield different results.

By June 7, 2007


Microsoft's OneCare antivirus fails another test

blog In security products test, Windows Live OneCare is the only product to fail to achieve any kind of certification.

By March 8, 2007