The SmartScreen filter technology was initially designed for Internet Explorer to protect users from malicious websites and web applications. But it has now become a part of the operating system itself. Microsoft implemented the SmartScreen feature directly
A very interesting find by a researcher called Nadim Kobeissi. He found that a Microsoft application called Smartscreen will by default, inform Microsoft of every app downloaded and installed by every user. He claims that users are not
More images from Windows 8 smartscreen. If the user attempts to perform a potentially dangerous application, Windows 8 will warn them with an appropriate message.