To deploy Microsoft Antimalware using Powershell, the VM Agent needs to be installed. If the VM Agent is not already installed, see Installing the Microsoft Azure VM Agent on pre-existing VMs.
Installing Microsoft Antimalware
Launch Windows Azure Powershell
Login to your Azure account
Select the Azure Subscription where the VM resides
Define parameters for Cloudservice name, and VM name of the VM
Get the VM
Add Microsoft Antimalware Agent to the Virtual Machine
Update the VM which will install the Antimalware Agent
Microsoft Antimalware is now installed and the System Center Endpoint Protection application should be visible on the start screen.
Configure security policy
After Microsoft Antimalware is installed, you need to define a security policy. If no security policy is configured you will most likely get the following message when trying to launch System Center Endpoint Protection from the start screen:
Your system administrator has restricted Access to this app
To configure the security policy follow the steps below.
Open cmd and go to C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client
Configure policy by running the command