Join Malcolm Shore for an in-depth discussion in this video Defender advanced settings, part of Cybersecurity for IT Professionals.
- Let's got back to the Defender settings … and scroll down. … The bottom three items allow us to protect folders, … exclude files and locations from being scanned, … and set the level of notification that we want. … Let's look at Manage Controlled Folder Access. … We can see that this is designed to protect against … malware such as Ransomware, … which attempts to encrypt files. … We can specify which folders to be protected … and we can allow apps to override that protection. … If I select Protect folders, … we can see the default protection provided by Windows. … I'll add a new folder. … And I'll select Marvin. … Let's go back to the main screen … and scroll back to the bottom. … If we select Ransomware protection, … we get the same function as we've just seen. … It's just another way of getting here. … Back in settings, let's look at exclusions. … There are two reasons for excluding items, … to speed up scanning or to fix a problem. … Let's use an example how we would exclude files …
- Hackers and the kill chain
- Viruses, spyware, and adware
- Detecting malware with Windows Defender
- Using Windows Firewall and Linux iptables
- Scanning with Nmap
- Monitoring network communications with Netcat
- Combating application-level threats
- Scanning a website to check for vulnerabilities
- Capturing intruders through packet inspection
Skill Level Beginner
Insights from a Cybersecurity Professionalwith Mike Chapple32m 15s Intermediate
1. Why Cybersecurity?
4. Network Scanning
5. Network Connections
6. Vulnerability Scanning
7. Web Applications
8. Monitoring Packets
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