If it's about the news from about last week read the follow up. (If not I understood you totally wrong, sorry )Its confusing to understand, if they have fixed WD engine being able to download malware files or not!.
Quote: "However, it was later discovered that Windows Defender will still detect malicious files downloads and the tool can’t be used to escalate privileges, which means this new feature is not a security threat."
Windows Defender, also known as Microsoft Defender, has been around for some time in its current form, and it’s getting better with every Windows 10 feature upgrade. A new report, however, claims that Windows Defender has been updated with a new command line tool that supports a “-DownloadFile”...