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Windows 11 will now warn when you do bad things with passwords

September 26, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft has rolled out ‘Enhanced Phishing Protection’ in Windows 11, version 22H2, which automatically detects when you type a password into an unsafe app or site and then reports it to admins via Microsoft Defender for Endpoint.

The feature is based on Microsoft’s SmartScreen technology and caters to both consumers and enterprise users on the new Windows 11 2022 Update.

If the user types their credentials on an untrustworthy site or app, Windows alerts the user as well as admins who get a record of when and where the password was used.

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