Microsoft Forefront Server Protection Blog

The official blog of the Forefront Server Protection product team.

Important Changes to Forefront Product Roadmaps

The latest release of Office 365 marks the beginning of some changes for products under the...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 11/15/2012

Update Rollup 1 for Exchange 2010 Service Pack 2

On the Exchange Team blog they recently released an annoucement, Released: Update Rollup 1 for...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 02/29/2012

Hotfix Rollup 4 for Microsoft Forefront Protection for Exchange is Available

On behalf of the ECS team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release of Hotfix Rollup 4 for...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 12/06/2011

Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server - Frequently Asked Questions

With the variety of Forefront configuration options available, often our users have questions about...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 11/30/2011

Forefront Protection Server Management Console FAQs and Best Practices

We recently added a topic to the TechNet Wiki called Forefront Protection Server Management Console...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 11/01/2011

New Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server Content - Planning and Architecture

We have updated the Protecting your Exchange servers section of the Forefront Protection 2010 for...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 05/05/2011

Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint Performance Data

Hi all, I wanted to point Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint (FPSP) customers to a TechNet...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 04/28/2011

Hotfix Rollup 3 for Microsoft Forefront Protection for Exchange is Available

On behalf of the security team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release of Hotfix Rollup 3...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 04/19/2011

Hotfix Rollup 3 for Microsoft Forefront Security for Office Communications Server is Available

On behalf of the security team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release of Hotfix Rollup 3...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 04/19/2011

Wikipedia Entries for Forefront Server Protection and FOPE

Hi All, Just wanted to call to your attention that Wikipedia entries have been posted for the...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 02/02/2011

New Certificate Required For Antigen 9 Installations on Windows Server 2000

As of January 18, 2011, Microsoft will be signing antivirus engines used by Antigen with a new...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 01/19/2011

Hotfix Rollup 1 for Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint is Available

On behalf of the security team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release of Hotfix Rollup 1...

Author: tonytrivi_MSFT Date: 01/19/2011

Forefront Protection Server Management Console 2010 has been released!

On behalf of the Forefront Server Protection team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 12/17/2010

RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT FOR HOTFIX ROLLUP 2 FOR FOREFRONT SECURITY FOR OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS SERVER

On behalf of the Security team at Microsoft, I am please to announce the release of Hotfix Rollup 2...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 12/15/2010

Forefront Protection Server Management Console 2010 Release Date

We would like to announce that the Forefront Protection Server Management Console 2010 (FPSMC) is...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 12/07/2010

Please let us know about how you use email security solutions in your workplace

Hello everyone, The Microsoft Forefront team is currently conducting a survey and would like to hear...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 12/06/2010

RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT FOR HOTFIX ROLLUP 2 for FOREFRONT PROTECTION FOR EXCHANGE

On behalf of the Security team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release of Hotfix Rollup 2...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 11/29/2010

Forefront Protection Server Management Console 2010 Update

My name is Andrew Schiano, and I work in Test for the Forefront Protection team. I would like to...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 10/25/2010

Hotfix rollup 3 for Forefront Security for Exchange Server SP2 and hotfix rollup 3 for Forefront Security for SharePoint SP3 are now available

On behalf of the Forefront Server Protection team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 10/08/2010

Information about the new antivirus engine for Forefront and Antigen products

Microsoft is upgrading the multi-engine protection in all Forefront server security products to...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 09/29/2010

Forefront Server Protection RSS feeds are now available!

Hello, I’d like to take a moment and encourage each of you to check out Microsoft’s...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 09/23/2010

Problems downloading updates for the antivirus engine after installing FSSMC Hotfix Rollup 5 and FSE Service Pack 2 Rollup 2

Some customers have reported problems downloading updates for the antivirus engine after installing...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 09/15/2010

Information about the virus Worm:Win32/VB.WF

Customers have been asking about how to best defend against the new e-mail virus Worm:Win32/VB.WF....

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 09/10/2010

Forefront Server Security Management Console (FSSMC) Hotfix Rollup 5 is now available

On behalf of the Forefront Server Security team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 08/27/2010

Hotfix Rollup 3 for Antigen 9 for Exchange Service Pack 2 is Now Available

On behalf of the Forefront Server Security team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 08/27/2010

Forefront Security for SharePoint (FSSP) registry setting information and defaults

Forefront Security for SharePoint (FSSP) includes a number of registry settings that control most of...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 08/13/2010

New video available about using PowerShell to export and import Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint configuration settings

If you are managing multiple SharePoint servers with Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint (FPSP)...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 08/10/2010

Microsoft Forefront Protection Server Script Kit now available for download

We’re excited to announce that a new solution for multi-server management of Forefront Server...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 08/09/2010

Updates to the Forefront Server Protection documentation in the TechNet library (August 2010)

Hi, my name is Scott Floman, and I'm a technical writer in the Forefront Server Protection group....

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 08/05/2010

Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange in-depth overview presentation

I just watched a great in depth video presentation of Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange (FPE)...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 08/03/2010

Manually updating engines and definitions in Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server and SharePoint

Hello, We get quite a few calls from administrators who ask if they can manually update their...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 07/30/2010

Changes to the Antigen documentation in the TechNet library

This week we made some significant changes to the Antigen documentation that is available in the...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 07/23/2010

Hotfix Rollup 2 for Microsoft Forefront Security for SharePoint Service Pack 3 is available

On behalf of the Forefront Server Security team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 07/21/2010

Hotfix Rollup 2 for Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Service Pack 2 is available

On behalf of the Forefront Server Security team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 07/21/2010

Forefront Protection Server Management Update

Hey everyone, I want to announce and tell you a bit about our plans to provide multi-node management...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 07/21/2010

Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server spam filtering, filtering, and PowerShell videos available!

Hey Folks- Our local video guru, Micah LaNasa, has been hard at work creating some new Forefront...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 07/20/2010

New Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server Administrator Console overview videos available

Hi, my name is Suzanne Greenberg, and I am a technical writer for the Forefront Server Protection...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 07/01/2010

Hotfix Rollup 1 for Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server is available

On behalf of the Forefront Server Protection team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 06/30/2010

New Management Packs for Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server and SharePoint are available

My name is Danny Popper, and I’m a program manager with the Forefront Protection team. One of...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 06/25/2010

New Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server videos available

Hey Everyone- If you are looking for a tutorial on how to install Forefront Protection 2010 for...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 06/03/2010

New presentation about Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint

Hey everyone, Mitch Hall, who is a Program Manager on the Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 06/02/2010

Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint overview and demo video available

Hello Everyone- As you know, the Forefront team released Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 05/28/2010

New Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint Whitepapers are available!

Hi, my name is Scott Floman and I’m a technical writer in the Forefront server protection...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 05/27/2010

Introducing the Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint (FPSP) Best Practices Analyzer, as well as a rules updates for the Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server (FPE) Best Practices Analyzer

Last week, the Forefront Server Protection team had two releases of note for our Best Practices...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 05/26/2010

Introducing the Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server capacity planning tool

Hello. My name is Frank Trujillo, and I want to inform everyone that the Forefront Protection 2010...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 05/25/2010

Documentation upgrades and additions for Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint GA release

To support the release of Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint (FPSP), we have updated all of...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 05/06/2010

Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint Launches!

We are excited to announce the availability of Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint. This...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 05/04/2010

New Multi-server Management for FPE and FPSP

Microsoft recently released an update on the evolution of the Forefront security management...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 04/30/2010

How to Use Forefront Server Protection Documentation

Hi, my name is Scott Floman, and I'm a technical writer in the Forefront server protection...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 04/16/2010

Hotfix Rollup 1 for Forefront Security for Office Communications Server is available!

On behalf of the Forefront Server Protection team at Microsoft, I am pleased to announce the release...

Author: M LaFantano - MSFT Date: 04/15/2010

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