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Title: Windows Defeinder Being Renamed
Post by: Corrine on July 20, 2019, 01:49:20 PM
Windows Defender Gets a New Name: Microsoft Defender (

In a statement to BleepingComputer, Microsoft has stated that they are making these changes to show that their security products have become cross-platform under the umbrella name Microsoft Defender.

     “As part of our continued $1B a year investment to deliver a world class security platform for our
     customers, we are extending Windows Defender ATP capabilities beyond the Windows operating
     system. As a result, we are renaming to reflect our cross-platform approach to endpoint security”