MC279093: Microsoft Defender for Endpoint Service Health and Message center Communications

To provide greater clarity in Service health and Message center, we are consolidating communications for Microsoft 365 Defender services under the service listing ‘Microsoft 365 Defender’. Once this change is in place, the service listing for ‘Microsoft Defender for Endpoint’ will be removed, and future communications related to the service will appear under ‘Microsoft 365 Defender’.

MC279093: Microsoft Defender for Endpoint Service Health and Message center Communications

Affected Workloads

  • Microsoft Defender for Endpoint

When this will happen

This will begin rolling out in early September and complete by the end of September.

How this will affect your organization

Service health and Message center communications related to Microsoft 365 Defender services, including Microsoft Defender for Endpoint, will appear under the ‘Microsoft 365 Defender’ service listing.

Service health and Message center communications related to Microsoft 365 Defender services, including Microsoft Defender for Endpoint, will appear under the ‘Microsoft 365 Defender’ service listing.

What you need to do to prepare

You might consider updating your administrator training and documentation as needed.

Message ID: MC279093
Published: 18 August 2021
Updated: 18 August 2021