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On the End of Life webpages of the Microsoft website, the company explained that it will withdraw support for its free security product Microsoft Security Essentials MSE in 90 days.”After April 8, 2014, technical assistance for Windows XP will no longer be available, including automatic updates that help protect your PC. Microsoft will also stop providing Microsoft Security Essentials for download on Windows XP on this date,” the firm advises.The 8 April date coincides with the end of life date for Windows XP, after which Microsoft will no longer release Windows XP security patches and updates.Security Essentials is a free anti-malware package designed to rival similar free offerings from companies including AVG and Avast.

via Microsoft cancels Security Essentials for Windows XP- The Inquirer.