• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Learners discover features of the Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) security platform while preparing for the MS-101: Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security exam. Key concepts covered in this 13-video course include dealing with malware by using Windows Defender ATP, a comprehensive security platform designed to help prevent attacks, detect them, if or when they occur; approaches for reducing the attack surface; and how to configure features and settings provided by Windows Defender Antivirus. Next, learn how to use Group Policy settings to configure and manage Windows Defender Antivirus; manage antivirus updates and apply baselines; use Microsoft Safety Scanner; and describe benefits of threat analytics. Learners see how to configure Windows Defender Security Center settings and configure Windows Defender roles and machine groups. Then learn about adding onboard systems into Defender Security Center; provide an overview of Windows Defender Exploit Guard; and configure antivirus settings. Finally, use Group Policy settings to configure and manage Windows Defender Antivirus; use the Microsoft Safety Scanner; configure Windows Defender Security Center settings; and configure Windows Defender permissions.

Learning Objectives

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Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Network Services
  • Systems Administration