List software by recommendation

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Retrieves a security recommendation related to a specific software.


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Use Microsoft Defender for Endpoint APIs for details.

Permission type Permission Permission display name
Application Software.Read.All 'Read Threat and Vulnerability Management Software information'
Delegated (work or school account) SecurityRecommendation.Read 'Read Threat and Vulnerability Management security recommendation information'

HTTP request

GET /api/recommendations/{id}/software

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization String Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body



If successful, this method returns 200 OK with the software associated with the security recommendations in the body.


Request example

Here is an example of the request.


Response example

Here is an example of the response.

    "@odata.context": "$metadata#Analytics.Contracts.PublicAPI.PublicProductDto",
    "id": "google-_-chrome",
    "name": "chrome",
    "vendor": "google",
    "weaknesses": 38,
    "publicExploit": false,
    "activeAlert": false,
    "exposedMachines": 5,
    "impactScore": 3.94418621