Check status of Microsoft AntiMalware

Here is a quick snippet to show current status of Microsoft Antimalware on your Windows 10 computer.

Clear-Host
Write-Host
Write-Host "CURRENT STATUS " -Foregroundcolor yellow -BackgroundColor red
Write-Host
Get-MpComputerStatus | Select-Object AMEngineversion,AMProductVersion,AntispywareSignatureLastUpdated,AntivirusEnabled,OnAccessProtectionEnabled,BehaviorMonitorEnabled,IoavProtectionEnabled,RealTimeProtectionEnabled

You will quickly get status of your Antimalware such as:

  • Engine version
  • Product version
  • Antivurs signature last updated
  • Enabled Scan on Access
  • Behavior Monitor Enabled
  • Real Time Protection enabled

Obviously you can add more options to the status.