Experts on demand: Your direct line to Microsoft security insight, guidance, and expertise

Experts on demand is now generally available and gives customers direct access to real-life Microsoft threat analysts to help with their security investigations.
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Microsoft and partners design new device security requirements to protect against targeted firmware attacks

We’ve been working with partners to design what we call Secured-core PCs, devices that meet a specific set of device requirements that apply the security best practices of isolation and minimal trust to the firmware layer.
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Forrester names Microsoft a Leader in 2019 Endpoint Security Suites Wave

Microsoft is positioned as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security Suites, Q3 2019, receiving among the second highest scores in both the strategy and market presence categories.
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Improve security and simplify operations with Windows Defender Antivirus + Morphisec

Learn how Towne Properties uses Windows Defender Antivirus and Morphisec to protect against advanced memory-based attacks while simplifying operations.
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Gartner names Microsoft a Leader in 2019 Endpoint Protection Platforms Magic Quadrant

Gartner named Microsoft a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms, positioned highest in execution.
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From unstructured data to actionable intelligence: Using machine learning for threat intelligence

Machine learning and natural language processing can automate the processing of unstructured text for insightful, actionable threat intelligence.
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A case study in industry collaboration: Poisoned RDP vulnerability disclosure and response

Through a cross-company, cross-continent collaboration, we discovered a vulnerability, secured customers, and developed fix, all while learning important lessons that we can share with the industry.
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How Windows Defender Antivirus integrates hardware-based system integrity for informed, extensive endpoint protection

The deep integration of Windows Defender Antivirus with hardware-based isolation capabilities allows the detection of artifacts of attacks that tamper with kernel-mode agents at the hypervisor level.
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Dismantling a fileless campaign: Microsoft Defender ATP next-gen protection exposes Astaroth attack

Advanced technologies in Microsoft Defender ATP next-generation protection exposed and defeated a widespread fileless campaign that completely “lived off the land” throughout a complex attack chain that run the info-stealing backdoor Astaroth directly in memory
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