Preview: First look at Windows Defender Advanced Threath Protection

Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) is a new service from Microsoft that will enable you to monitor and detect, investigate and respond to attacks on their environment. AP is not replacing your antivirus program, but adding a post-breach layer to the Windows 10 Security Stack.

Windows Defender ATP is using client-side sensor technology that is built into Windows 10 (Anniversary Edition) and a cloud service that is using advanced machine learning and telemetry date to help you investigate the breach and offers you response recommendations. Continue reading

Windows 10: Managing Windows Defender With Intune

Since Microsoft released support for Windows 10 management through Intune we have been able to manage the settings for Defender through custom OMA-URI settings in the Intune portal. The experience around this har been OK, but not optimal.

In the latest update release for Intune it is now possible to manage all settings for Windows Defender directly from the General Windows 10 Policy template. In this blogpost I will show how this new feature work.  Continue reading