Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac now in open public preview
Published May 22 2019 04:36 PM 41.6K Views

Update: Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac is generally available as of June 28, 2019.


Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac, which brings our unified endpoint security solution to Mac devices, is now in public preview.


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We announced and opened a limited preview for Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac in March. For more information on capabilities available in the Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac client, configuration options, and reporting into the Microsoft Defender Security Center, revisit our announcement here: Announcing Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac.

We are thrilled by the response of our customers and the industry to Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac, our own solution for protecting customers across operating systems. Since opening the limited preview, we have been listening to customer feedback and working continuously to enhance the product.


Starting today, Microsoft Defender ATP customers who have turned on preview features can access Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac via the onboarding section in Microsoft Defender Security Center.



Join us as we advance in our journey towards cross-platform next-generation protection and endpoint detection and response. For more info and resources, including system requirements, prerequisites, and a list of improvements and new features, check out the Microsoft Defender ATP for Mac documentation.



Not yet reaping the benefits of Microsoft Defender ATP’s industry-leading optics and detection capabilities? Sign up for free trial today.




Helen Allas and Eric Avena

Microsoft Defender ATP team

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