Microsoft has just launched a new Windows 10 application, the Windows Defender Center, to help users discover the benefits of Windows Defender security and get the latest security updates from Microsoft and the software itself. Windows Defender Center can be downloaded free of charge in the Windows 10 store, only supports the PC platform. As a companion to Windows Defender, Windows Defender Central can check system security status and control Windows Defender requirements and functionality.
The Windows Defender Center allows users to access Windows Defender, so users can easily check protection status or scan devices, Microsoft said. Windows Defender Center also allows users to read Microsoft's articles on malware and viruses, as well as the latest security trends in the article.
In the security company Kaspersky (Kaspersky) criticized Microsoft in Windows 10 to try to convince users to replace Windows Defender third-party anti-virus a few days later, Microsoft launched the Windows Defender Center.
Kaspersky asked Russia and the European antitrust authorities to conduct a thorough investigation, because it believes that Microsoft forced users to give up third-party security products and switch to Windows Defender, resulting in unfair competition. Microsoft still dismisses Kaspersky's criticism, but said it would work with authorities around the world if there were any formal official complaints.