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Defender Status

This page lists the defender status for all enrolled devices in a tenant. This includes whether there are active threats, the status of various components / services, the status of scans and, whether the device requires action.


Device NameThe name of the device.
Malware ProtectionThe status of the Malware Protection service.
Real Time ProtectionThe status of the Real Time Protection service.
Network InspectionThe status of the Network Inspection service.
Last Reported Health StateThe last reported health state of the device.
Quick Scan OverdueWhether the quick scan is overdue.
Full Scan OverdueWhether the full scan is overdue.
Signature Update RequiredWhether the device has all available signature updates.
Reboot RequiredWhether the device requires a restart.
Attention RequiredWhether the device requires attention.

Known Issues / Limitations

  • You must be a current Microsoft Lighthouse partner, and your tenants must be on-boarded to Lighthouse to use this functionality

If you have any other issues, then please report a bug.