Introduction to Forefront Security for SharePoint Best Practices


Applies to: Forefront Security for SharePoint

This document details the recommended settings to use when configuring Microsoft® Forefront™ Security for SharePoint (FSSP). Following these recommendations should result in the best possible configuration for your system, thus preventing harm to your infrastructure.

These settings are recommendations from Microsoft’s own technical specialists. However, they are only guidelines that should be monitored and adjusted to fit the needs of your enterprise.


As a rule, the defaults are the recommended settings.

For complete installation and usage instructions, see the "Microsoft Forefront Security for SharePoint User Guide".