Windows Defender is a software product that attempts to detect and remove
malware. It was first released as a free antispyware program download for
Learn about Windows Defender, the malware protection software that replaces
Microsoft Security Essentials in Windows 8, on the Microsoft Security website.
Aug 10, 2015 ... Windows Defender is essentially the latest version of Microsoft Security
Essentials, a free antivirus program Microsoft offered for Windows 7.
May 3, 2016 ... Although Windows Defender seems to be improving, my hands-on testing ...
That's a completely different program, with a much narrower ...
Apr 28, 2015 ... We'll show you the upsides and downsides of Windows Defender in ... was
developing a program called GIANT AntiSpyware and subsequently ...
Oct 27, 2010 ... The easiest way of disabling Defender is through the program itself. Click Start, in
the search box type “Windows Defender” and when you see it ...
Jul 15, 2009 ... Windows Defender helps protect your computer against pop-ups, slow ... Protect
your computer from viruses and malicious programs.
Feb 17, 2016 ... Defender is a free product from Microsoft that protects Windows ... both programs
are free, basic security suites for Windows, built by Microsoft.
Dec 18, 2015 ... Windows Defender protects your PC from spyware and other potentially
unwanted programs. Here we explain how to turn it on or off in ...
Aug 22, 2013 ... Windows Defender is an antispyware program for Windows that provides real-
time protection and postinfection scanning and removal.