Windows Defender is a software that acts as an antivirus and anti-malware tool for all the windows users. It is an in-built utility software that comes pre-installed with the Windows operating system. It may be clear till now that this software is developed and distributed by Microsoft. This software was initially released as downloadable software for Windows XP. Plus, it served the purpose of an anti-spyware software then. But now it has evolved into a full-fledged antivirus software that will definitely protect your device. Moreover, there are a number of real-time security tools in it. These tools monitor those common areas which are pretty vulnerable to spyware. Plus, all of this is done in real-time. Other than that, it also enables you to remove any ActiveX software from your device. Also, a new logo of this software was introduced recently on the anniversary of the software.
Along with the above features, Windows Defender is only available for Windows. But, it supports various versions of windows like Windows, 8, Windows XP, and Windows 10, etc. So it has a wide range of compatibility with it. There is one more important thing, its user interface. It is pretty user-friendly. Plus, it is pretty simple and easy to use. Because of this, there won’t be any problem for you while using it. Also, it is completely free software. You won’t be paying any extra money to use it.