Sign-up for Microsoft Defender Vulnerability Management public preview

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Microsoft Defender Vulnerability Management will be available as a standalone and as an add-on for Microsoft Defender for Endpoint Plan 2 customers. How you sign up for the Defender Vulnerability Management trial depends on whether you already have Microsoft Defender for Endpoint Plan 2 or not.

Try Defender Vulnerability Management Standalone

If you don't already have Defender for Endpoint Plan 2, you will sign up to trial the Defender Vulnerability Management Standalone. To do this or if you have any questions, contact us (mdvmtrial@microsoft.com).

Try the Defender Vulnerability Management add-on for Defender for Endpoint Plan 2 customers

If you already have an existing Defender for Endpoint Plan 2 or Microsoft 365 E5 license, you will sign up to trial the Defender Vulnerability Management Add-on to get access to the additional capabilities. To sign up:

  1. Visit https://aka.ms/AddonPreviewTrial.
  2. If you already have a Microsoft 365 subscription, sign in using your account. If you don't already have a subscription, follow the prompts to create a new account.
  3. Select the Try now button to confirm your order of the 120 day subscription of the Microsoft Defender Vulnerability Management Public Preview Trial.
  4. Select Continue. You’ll now be directed to the Microsoft 365 admin center. No action is required in the Microsoft 365 admin center to start using the trial.

Note

Once you activate the trial it can take up to 4 hours for the new features to become available in the portal.

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