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App & browser control: Stop security risks before they happen
Set protections against online attacks in App & browser control.
Windows Security: The dashboard for device protections
Windows Security provides a dashboard into your device's security protections.
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Device security: Protection for your most central systems
Device security helps you monitor protection of your device's core software and hardware.
What can we do to improve your experience with our website
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Keep your PC more secure with Windows Security Updates
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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!
Take control of your security with Windows Defender Security Center
Windows Defender Security Center puts you in control of your security protections, and recommends actions to improve device health and security.
The Windows Security app uses the Windows Security Service (SecurityHealthService or Windows Security Health Servce), which in turn utilizes the Security Center service to ensure the app provides the most up-to-date information about the protection status on the endpoint, including protection offered by third-party antivirus products, Windows ...
In previous versions of Windows 10, Windows Security is called Windows Defender Security Center. App & browser control in Windows Security provides the settings for Windows Defender SmartScreen, which helps protect your device from potentially dangerous apps, files, websites, and downloads.
Windows Security is built-in to Windows 10 and includes an antirvirus program called Windows Defender Antivirus. In previous versions of Windows 10, Windows Security is called Windows Defender Security Center. If you have another antivirus app installed and turned on, Windows Security will turn off automatically.
See the Windows Security article for more information on other Windows security features that can be monitored in the app.. The Windows Security app is a client interface on Windows 10, version 1703 and later. It is not the Microsoft Defender Security Center web portal that is used to review and manage Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection. ...
Applies to: Security Windows 10 If you trust a file, file type, folder, or a process that Windows Security has detected as malicious, you can stop Windows Security from alerting you or blocking the program by adding the file to the exclusions list.