Comprehensive Guide to Microsoft Defender: Your Ultimate Security Solution

Maximize Your Digital Safety with Microsoft Defender’s Advanced Features and Protection

Seamless Integration

Microsoft Defender integrates with existing Microsoft 365 setups, enhancing overall security.

Holistic Protection

Get advanced security features, central management, and reporting, linked to your Microsoft 365.

User Based Licencing

Billing is per-user licensing, permitting installation on up to 5 endpoints per-user.

Simplified Billing

Billing is included in your monthly Microsoft 365 invoice from MacRoots, R/$ linked.

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of respondants say they have seen an increase in the volume or severity of Malware attacks

Source: cpl.thalesgroup.com#2023DataThreatReport

Enhance Your Digital Security with Microsoft Defender

Discover the Power of Microsoft Defender’s Comprehensive Protection Features

Microsoft Defender, formerly known as Windows Defender, is a powerful antivirus solution that provides robust protection against a wide range of security threats. With features like real-time threat detection, advanced threat protection, and ransomware protection, Microsoft Defender ensures your digital environment remains secure.

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Respondants were asked:

“How concerned are you about the security risks/threats of employees working remotely?”

  • Very Concerned39%
  • Somewhat Concerned43%
  • Somewhat Unconcerned16%
  • Not at All Concerned2%
  • Very Concerned31%
  • Somewhat Concerned48%
  • Somewhat Unconcerned18%
  • Not at All Concerned3%
  • Very Concerned27%
  • Somewhat Concerned45%
  • Somewhat Unconcerned22%
  • Not at All Concerned6%

Source: S&P Global Market Intelligence’s 2021-2023 Data Threat custom surveys

Microsoft Defender for business and Microsoft Defender antivirus pricing.
Microsoft Defender for business and Microsoft Defender antivirus pricing.

Flexible Commitment and Billing Options

Tailored Plans to Suit Your Needs

Every business has unique needs when it comes to commitment and billing. Whether you prefer the flexibility of monthly billing or the cost-saving benefits of an annual commitment, we have a solution tailored to suit your requirements. Explore our commitment and billing options below to find the perfect fit for your organization.

Choose the monthly commitment plan for maximum flexibility. Pay as you go with monthly billing, ensuring you’re always in control. Please note, pricing for this option is 20% higher compared to the annual commitment.

Opt for our annual commitment plan for cost savings and stability. Enjoy the convenience of monthly billing or the benefit of a discounted annual payment. Select the billing frequency that aligns best with your organization’s budget and needs.

Most Effective Data Protection Controls

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Most Concerning Cyber Threat Types

Respondants were asked which type of threats they were most concerned about?







Source: S&P Global Market Intelligence’s 2021-2023 Data Threat custom surveys

Microsoft Defender advanced threat protection statistics from Gartner® Microsoft Defender advanced threat protection statistics from Gartner®

Global Leaders Identify Cyberattacks as a Major Threat in 2024

Cyberattacks Rank High Among Global Risks for 2024

The recent World Economic Forum survey gathered insights from nearly 1,500 global leaders spanning academia, business, government, international organisations, and civil society. Participants were asked to select risks they believe are most likely to cause a significant global crisis in 2024. Cyberattacks ranked 5th, receiving 39% of the votes. This highlights the ongoing concern over cyber threats, which emerged as a top-three issue for both government and private sector respondents. Given these growing concerns, Microsoft Defender provides a crucial layer of protection for businesses of all sizes.

Source: World Economic Forum. (2024). The Global Risks Report 2024. Retrieved from https://www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_The_Global_Risks_Report_2024.pdf

Recognizing Excellence in Cybersecurity

Microsoft Defender: Leading the Way in Endpoint Protection

Microsoft Defender has proudly been named a Leader in the 2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Endpoint Protection Platforms. This accolade highlights Microsoft’s unwavering commitment to advancing endpoint security, effectively shielding organisations from even the most sophisticated cyber threats while enhancing the efficiency of Security Operations Center (SOC) teams.

Source: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/security/blog/2024/01/12/microsoft-is-named-a-leader-in-the-2023-gartner-magic-quadrant-for-endpoint-protection-platforms/

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is a cutting-edge security solution that leverages AI to deliver superior endpoint detection and response across all platforms, devices, and the Internet of Things (IoT). It is powered by the industry’s most extensive threat intelligence, processing over 65 trillion signals daily with insights from more than 10,000 security experts. This significant achievement underscores the strong collaboration between Microsoft and its customers, driving continuous product innovation and development.

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