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This summer, Microsoft will bring its threat protection product for Windows 10 to the operating system's predecessors.
Redmond extends ATP to older builds, adds third-party links Microsoft has back-ported its Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) antivirus tool from Windows 10 to Windows 7 and 8.1.…
Microsoft brings Windows Defender ATP down-level support to older versions of Windows for businesses transitioning to Windows 10.
A Windows 10 feature is coming to old platforms.
Microsoft is adding Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 to the list of protected end-points covered by Windows Defender ATP, starting this summer.
Doomed: Junkware claiming it can rid PCs of viruses, clean up the Registry, etc Microsoft will tighten the screws on scummy developers who use scare tactics to frighten people – particularly non-tech savvy folks – into paying for unnecessary software.…...
Redmond taking aim at registry cleaners, PC optimizers, and other dubious utilities.
And it didn't keep the vulnerability to itself.
Scam uploads shot of victim's screen and tries to sell 'Windows Defender Essentials' for $25 via PayPal.
Microsoft Windows 8 introduced a change in how system-wide mandatory ASLR is implemented.

This change requires system-wide bottom-up ASLR to be enabled for mandatory ASLR to receive entropy.

Tools that enable system-wide ASLR without also setting bottom-up ASLR will fail to properly randomize executables that do not opt in to ASLR.
Microsoft Equation Editor contains a stack buffer overflow,which can allow a remote,unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system.
Bitdefender integration with Windows Defender APT in preview; Lookout, Ziften soon Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection first landed as a public preview in September, and now it's general availability, Redmond has announced a bunch of partners t...