Describe threat protection with Microsoft 365 Defender

Business User
Threat Protection

Learn about Microsoft 365 Defender, a unified pre- and post-breach enterprise defense suite that natively coordinates detection, prevention, investigation, and response across endpoints, identities, email, and applications to provide integrated protection against sophisticated attacks.

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the services of Microsoft 365 Defender
  • Describe how Microsoft 365 Defender provides integrated protection against sophisticated attacks


  • General understanding of networking and cloud computing concepts.
  • General IT knowledge or any general experience working in an IT environment.
  • General understanding of Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365.