Forefront Security for SharePoint SP1 is Now Available

We are very happy to announce that Forefront Security for SharePoint with Service Pack 1 shipped on July 31st and is available in the 11 supported languages (English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, and Russian).    Forefront Security for SharePoint with SP1 provides an improved user experience around…

How Microsoft fights off 100,000 attacks per month

This is an interesting ComputerWorld article detailing our remote access and telework strategy. This article is a quick read and explains the various technologies we use (VPN/PKI/IPSec/Quarantine/RPC-HTTP/LCS/SharePoint) at a higher level.    Here’s what Microsoft does to protect itself from the continuous onslaught  

Forefront Client Security Public Beta!

  Forefront Client Security Public Beta – Released! Yesterday at IT Forum in Barcelona, we released the public beta of Forefront Client Security!     The Microsoft Forefront comprehensive line of business security products provides greater protection and control through integration with your existing IT infrastructure and through simplified deployment, management, and analysis. Forefront is a…

Windows Defender has been released to the web!

Microsoft Defender (formerly Microsoft Antispyware beta) has Released!  This is a consumer product, there are no plans for making this product Enterprise ready for centralized simplified administration, update distribution, or assessment scanning.  For an Enterprise ready solution see below regarding Microsoft Forefront Client Security.  This is very good information to pass to your employees and…


Microsoft Launches Forefront Security for SharePoint Beta

REDMOND, Wash. — Sept. 28, 2006 — Microsoft Corp. today is launching the public beta of Forefront Security for SharePoint® ( This latestrelease of Microsoft® Forefront security products for businesses is based on Antigen for SharePoint Server, the multi-engine security solution acquired by Microsoft as part of the acquisition of Sybari Software Inc. in 2005….