Windows Vista pp 405-415 | Cite as

Using Windows Defender


Spyware, malware, viruses, and annoyware (our term) are an increasingly prevalent problem these days. Traditionally, Microsoft has relied on the third-party vendor ecosystem to produce products that counteract these inconveniences and threats, but Microsoft has now determined that it’s in its best interest to address the problems itself.


Alert Level Application Execution Default Action Security Configuration Browser Extension 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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