11 OEMs, including Sony, Toshiba to pre-install OneCare.

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To address the growing security and management needs of today's new PC user, Microsoft is working with 11 original equipment manufacturers, including Sony Corporation of America and Toshiba Asia Pacific to preinstall trial subscriptions of...

Office subscription service ready to go

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Microsoft on Wednesday announced that Circuit City will be the first to offer a new Office subscription service, first known by its 'Albany' code name and now dubbed 'Equipt'. The purpose of this system is...

Windows Live OneCare 2.0.2500.22 Beta

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Introducing Windows Live OneCare, the all-in-one, always-on PC care service from Microsoft. It works quietly in the background on your computer, so you don't have to worry about nasty interruptions from viruses, spyware, hackers, and...

Windows Live OneCare 2.0.2500.10

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Introducing Windows Live OneCare, the all-in-one, always-on PC care service from Microsoft. It works quietly in the background on your computer, so you don't have to worry about nasty interruptions from viruses, spyware, hackers, and...

Windows Live OneCare 2.0.2500.10 Beta

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Introducing Windows Live OneCare, the all-in-one, always-on PC care service from Microsoft. It works quietly in the background on your computer, so you don't have to worry about nasty interruptions from viruses, spyware, hackers, and...

Windows Live OneCare changes Automatic Updates

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Amid reports that Windows Live OneCare changes settings in Windows Update to allow for automatic installation of important updates, the official word from Microsoft is that this is by design. When first installing OneCare, the...

Windows Live OneCare 1.6

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After discussion last week that Windows Live OneCare 1.6 had been released, it is now available to all users from onecare.live.com. Users already running OneCare will be upgraded over the next few weeks, however you...

OneCare Receives VB100 Award

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We're pleased to report that Windows Live OneCare just received the VB100 award from Virus Bulletin. This award comes on the heels of OneCare's recent re-certification from West Coast Labs and the ICSA Labs....

OneCare Activation Explained

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Our customers have a lot of questions about OneCare activation and want to know exactly what it is all about. We commonly hear feedback from customers who say that activation is only for the...

Windows Live OneCare place last in anti-virus evaluation

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Anti-virus researcher Andreas Cleminti, owner of Innsbruck, Austria-based AV Comparatives Web site posts quarterly results of tests that compare the top anti-virus products against a dynamic list of nearly half a million individual pieces of...

Amazon: Norton 360 price will be nearly triple OneCare

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Amazon.com has begun taking orders for Norton 360, Symantec's consumer all-in-one security suite and competitor to Microsoft's Windows Live OneCare and McAfee's Total Protection. According to Amazon's website, Norton 360 will now ship March 16...

Microsoft OneCare fails virus test

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Microsoft's Windows Live OneCare security suite has failed a test to detect or stop 37 malicious programs on Windows Vista. Independent security certification body Virus Bulletin tested 15 security suites on Windows Vista against a...

Windows OneCare Update Coming Worldwide January 30

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Windows Live OneCare includes antivirus, antispyware, two-way firewall and anti-phishing technology for all your security needs. It regularly defragments and cleans your hard disk drive, and also offers backup and restore functions. The new 1.5...

Windows Live OneCare v1.5 Released to Manufacturing

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Thanks to SidVicious for posting this in BPN. Windows Live OneCare includes antivirus, antispyware, two-way firewall and anti-phishing technology for all your security needs. It regularly defragments and cleans your hard disk drive, and also...

OneCare Beta 1.5 just started

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Just got mail from the OneCare team! The Windows Live OneCare Beta (v1.5) Begins Today!You are invited to the Windows Live OneCare Beta! Please follow the instructions below to install the Windows Live OneCare...

Windows Live OneCare Family Safety Beta

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After recently announcing that the Windows Live OneCare Beta, Microsoft's all-in-one PC security & maintenance software package, would soon be extended to non-US countries, Microsoft has just announced that a new Beta is about to...

Windows Live OneCare Released

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Microsoft has unveiled its highly anticipated security software suite - Windows Live OneCare. Carrying the Windows Live branding, OneCare is an all round PC care service from Microsoft. It works quietly in the background on...

Microsoft makes OneCare free for some

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Microsoft is preparing to roll out its Windows Live OneCare securityproduct, it is offering some people the $49.95-a-year service for free On Tuesday, Microsoft sent e-mail invitations to a select number ofpeople who have...

Microsoft's OneCare Firewall Draws Fire

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The firewall component in Microsoft's Windows OneCare security bundle has holes, experts have warned. The security software, available in a public beta version, by default allows applications that use the Java Virtual...

OneCare Beta Updates M12 Milestone

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Microsoft announces M12 milestone for OneCare. An email was sent out to all current beta testers notifying them of new updates and features in OneCare. The only downside was that all firewall policies...

Windows Onecare Beta1 Screenshots

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A Neowin reader has sent in screenshots of the recently released to beta testers, Windows Onecare. Onecare is billed by Microsoft as being 'built specifically for people who don't have the time...

Microsoft Seeks Testers for OneCare Live

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Microsoft has begun seeking beta testers for its OneCare Live service, which is the company's subscription antivirus and anti-spyware service. In a announcement Microsoft made, they plan to start testing this summer. "This new service...

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