Although the 18% figure is not very eye-catching, but to know that Windows 7 system is not pre-installed security solutions, so Windows Defender’s competitors are a lot of excellent third-party solutions. More importantly, in the blog post, it is said that more than half of Windows 10 devices use Windows Defender, although a large part of this is pre-installed.
Anderson explained in the blog post: “Currently, our antivirus capabilities on Windows 10 are repeatedly earning top scores on independent tests, often outperforming the competition. This performance is the result of a complete redesign of our security solution… With Windows Defender ATP, the power of the Windows security stack provides preventative protection, detects attacks and zero-day exploits, and gives you centralized management for your end-to-end security lifecycle. ”
In terms of enterprise performance, Anderson emphasized that Windows Defender is easier and more affordable in terms of selling price, and in particular, it can have better tightness with the system to counter threats. Microsoft executives emphasized the outstanding performance of Windows Defender in a number of tests and stressed that there will be no compatibility issues.