Microsoft Defender ATP now in public preview for Linux
Windows Defender hopped onto one more platform with its public preview on Linux.
What you need to know
- Microsoft Defender ATP is now available in public preview on Linux.
- Microsoft Defender can automatically block attacks and prevent them from starting again.
- Microsoft Defender will also be on Android and iOS by the end of the year.
Microsoft Defender ATP is now available for Linux in public preview. With the preview rollout of Microsoft Defender to Linux, Microsoft Defender is now available on Windows, macOS, and Linux in some form. Microsoft Defender will also be available on iOS and Android by the end of the year.
Microsoft discussed the rollout of Microsoft Defender in preview on Linux as well as the capabilities of Microsoft Defender MTP accross platforms in a recent blog post (opens in new tab). The blog post states,
Microsoft summarizes the role of Microsoft Defender ATP in Microsoft doc (opens in new tab):
Microsoft aims to provide a "single solution and streamlined view" to people across several platforms. The public preview rollout on Linux extends that streamlined view to yet another operating system.
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We can't trust them anymore
- remember the EEE ? (Embrace, Extend and Extinguish)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embrace,_extend,_and_extinguish Good luck.
And what about Google's BS, aren't they collecting EVERYTHING via their Android OS, which based on Linux kernel?
What about Alexa?
What about cars?
They are all using tech to get you better experience or simply put sell your information to ads agencies, it's inevitable to get your info on the internet.
You agreed to share your info when you got access to the internet, grow up.