Turn on Windows Defender protection against Potentially Unwanted Applications

If this setting is enabled, Windows Defender protects against Potentially Unwanted Applications. For more information, see https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/mmpc/2015/11/25/shields-up-on-potentially-unwanted-applications-in-your-enterprise/.

If this setting is disabled or not configured, Potentially Unwanted Application protection is disabled.


Supported on: SUPPORTED_Windows_10
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Windows Defender\MpEngine
Value NameMpEnablePus
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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