Windows Defender Controlled Folder Access vs Ransomware | Microsoft Fall Creators Updateby The PC Security Channel [TPSC]   2 years ago

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Microsoft's Fall Creator's Update 1709 is here, and with it some great enhancements to Windows Defender to fight ransomware. For instance, Controlled Folder Access prevents unsafe applications from accessing/modifying files in specific folders. Does it really safeguard against unauthorized encryption? What does it mean for the AV industry? This video explores these questions in depth.

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