Windows Defender is a software product that attempts to detect and remove
malware. Initially released as an antispyware program, it was first released as a
Learn about Windows Defender, the malware protection software that replaces
Microsoft Security Essentials in Windows 8, on the Microsoft Security website.
Learn how Windows Defender helps protect your computer against spyware and
other potentially unwanted software, such as adware.
Jan 16, 2014 ... If I have Windows Defender, do I need to buy anything else to protect ... help
protect you from viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.
It operates quickly (5 minute scan on my PC), uses little system resources and has free support for installation and use errors. This application, in conjuntion with a Firewall and Antivirus software, can help protect your computer from many of the rogue programs
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Jun 27, 2015 ... It was renamed to “Windows Defender” in Windows 8 and integrated into ...
Windows Defender if you install another anti-malware program.
Aug 10, 2015 ... Windows Defender is essentially the latest version of Microsoft Security
Essentials, a free antivirus program Microsoft offered for Windows 7.
Jul 15, 2009 ... From Microsoft: Windows Defender is software that helps protect your computer
against pop-ups, slow performance, and security threats ...
May 12, 2015 ... Windows Defender should appear in the list. Click on it to launch the program. If
it's already running, and you see the main window, skip to step ...
Apr 28, 2015 ... Microsoft didn't develop Windows Defender from scratch. In the early 2000s, they
acquired another software company that was developing a ...