Posts under Windows Defender tag.

Process Hollowing

Process Hollowing and Atom Bombing protection in Windows Defender ATP

Windows 10 Creators Update security enhancements include improvements in Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection. These enhancements would keep the users protected from threats like Kovter and Dridex Trojans, says Microsoft. Explicitly, Windows Defender ATP can detect code injection techniques associated […]

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Windows 10 Health Report is not available

If in Windows Defender Security Center in Windows 10, you see a Health Report Is Not Available message, then this post may interest you. The Health Report is meant to give you and idea about the health of your computer […]

How to get old look of Windows Defender on Creators Update

How to get the old look Windows Defender back on Windows 10 v1703

Windows 10 Creators Update has got several enhancements. For instance, Windows Defender has got a complete makeover and a new UI called Windows Defender Security Center has taken its place, which includes other functions too. Talking about the user interface, […]

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Windows Defender Security Center in Windows 10

In Windows 10 v1703 and later, you will see a new white shield icon in the notification area of your Taskbar. This belongs to the newly introduced Windows Defender Security Center. With Windows Defender Security Center featuring in the Windows […]

Windows Defender ATP

Detect malicious Cross-Process Injection with Windows Defender ATP

Windows Defender ATP is a security service which enables security operations (SecOps) personnel to detect, investigate, and respond to advanced threats and hostile activity. Last week a blog post was released by the Windows Defender ATP Research Team which shows […]

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Windows 10 protection against Depriz Malware Attacks

Increasing dependence on computers has made them susceptible to cyber-attacks and other nefarious designs. A recent incident in the Middle East took place, where multiple organizations fell victim to targeted and destructive attacks (Depriz Malware attack) that wiped data from […]

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Windows Defender Hub app from Microsoft released

Microsoft has released Windows Defender Hub app and it is now available for download free from the Windows Store.  The app is nothing exciting as basically it basically only allows you open Windows Defender interface and displays some tips, news […]

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Block at First Sight protection in Windows Defender on Windows 10

To keep user’s data safe and avoid malware infections, Windows 10 Anniversary Update introduced Block at First Sight protection in Windows Defender. So, if you have deployed Windows 10 Anniversary Update 1607 or above and are using Windows Defender, be […]

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Remove Windows Defender Icon in Windows 10

Windows 10 Anniversary Update v1607 and later will now display the Windows Defender icon in the Notification Area of your taskbar. In this post, we will see how to hide, disable or remove the Windows Defender icon from the System […]

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Enable or Turn On Enhanced Notifications in Windows Defender

Starting with Windows 10 Anniversary Update version 1607, Windows Defender will display Enhanced Notifications about malware detection & remediation, and all the activities that it is carrying out on your computer. The idea is to keep you informed at all […]