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Windows Security: The dashboard for device protections
Windows Security provides a dashboard into your device's security protections.
Choosing your Windows 10 edition: Home vs. Pro
Find out which Windows 10 edition fits your needs.
App & browser control: Stop security risks before they happen
Set protections against online attacks in App & browser control. If you are using Windows 10 May 2020 Update, please check this video: https://community.windows.com/en-us/videos/app-browser-control-add-protection-and-online-security/4kyb3u8AVpg
Windows Defender team: Make security easier
Do you feel your information is safe when you’re online? Meet the Windows Defender team and hear the story behind the feature that protects you online!
Device security: Security that comes built into your device
Windows Security protects your device all the way down to the core hardware and software that make it run. Please check the latest device security settings in the Windows 10 May 2020 Update. If you are using previous versions of Windows 10, please check this video: https://community.windows.com/en-us/videos/device-security-protection-for-your-most-central-systems/6V8ah4LnDFc
Keep your PC more secure with Windows Security Updates
Are "Patch Tuesday" security updates truly important? Dimple Arya from the Windows Update team explains why they definitely are important.
Device security: Protection for your most central systems
Device security helps you monitor protection of your device's core software and hardware. If you are using the Windows 10 May 2020 Update, please check this video: https://community.windows.com/en-us/videos/device-security-security-that-comes-built-into-your-device/fadv4TuMOnc
App & browser control: Add protection and online security
Use the updated App & browser control settings in the Windows 10 May 2020 Update to configure your Windows Defender SmartScreen. It checks websites and downloads for anything potentially dangerous, such as phishing, malware, viruses, or other online threats. If you are using previous versions of Windows 10, please check this video: https://community.windows.com/en-us/videos/app-browser-control-stop-security-risks-before-they-happen/YFoZOOmn27g
Windows 10 October 2020 Update
Beginning today, the October 2020 Update is available initially for users of select devices running Windows 10, version 1903 or later who are interested in experiencing the latest feature updates and are ready to install this release on their device. If you would like to install the new release, open your Windows Update settings (Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update) and select Check for updates. Please note: Some devices which may have a compatibility issue and for which a safeguard hold is in place, will not be offered the October 2020 Update right away until the compatibility issue is resolved. To get more information on what's new in Windows 10 and how to get the update, please see the links below. What’s new in the Windows 10 October 2020 Update https://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2020/10/20/whats-new-in-the-windows-10-october-2020-update/ How to get the Windows 10 October 2020 Update https://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2020/10/20/how-to-get-the-windows-10-october-2020-update/
Which version of Windows are you running?
Which version of Windows are you running? Not sure? Press the Windows logo key + R, type winver in the Open box, and then select OK.
Windows 10 provides new features and security updates for free on an ongoing basis. Now you have the option to update when it's convenient for you. You’re in control with searching, streaming, and gaming. Set parameters with Ask a Parent tool 6.
However, Windows Security is pre-installed and ready for you to use at any time. If you want to use Windows Security, uninstall all of your other antivirus programs and Windows Security will automatically turn on. You may be asked to restart your device.
Windows 10 in S mode. Some features will be a little different if you're running Windows 10 in S mode. Because this mode is streamlined for tighter security, the Virus & threat protection area has fewer options.
Check out Windows Security. Be safer over Wi-Fi. Most devices connect over Wi-Fi these days and that creates opportunities for attackers. Learn to protect yourself. Protect yourself from scams and attacks. Criminals are constantly trying to steal or trick you into revealing your personal information.