Tech Connect: Unlocking Microsoft Defender

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Published 4/2/2024

Join us for an upcoming TechConnect webinar, where we'll dive into the comprehensive security features of Microsoft Defender, going beyond just the built-in antivirus software. In this session, you'll learn about different Defender tools to protect your Windows workstations and servers.

What to expect:

Our speaker, Jon Anderson, Now Micro Senior Systems Consultant, will provide an in-depth look at some of Defender's capabilities, including:

  • Windows Firewall configuration and network traffic monitoring
  • Application control policies to restrict untrusted software
  • Device control for managing removable storage, printers, and Bluetooth
  • SmartScreen and Network Protection for blocking unsafe websites and connections
  • Attack Surface Reduction Rules to prevent risky behaviors and common attack vectors
  • Controlled Folder Access to combat ransomware threats
  • Credential Guard for isolating and protecting credentials

Whether you're looking to optimize your existing Microsoft licenses or simply want to learn more about Defender's robust security offerings, this webinar is a must-attend event.


  • Date: Wednesday, April 10th
  • Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Central Time
  • Location: Teams Virtual Meeting Hosted by Now Micro, a leading provider of IT solutions and services.