How to Use FSS Documentation

Hi, my name is Scott, and I’m a technical writer in the FSS User Education group here on Long Island. I’m glad to be joining the ranks of FSS bloggers, and I hope that you find the following article useful. So, without further ado… I thought it might be a good idea to point out…


A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the (TechNet) Forum

Greetings! My name is Andrew, and I work in the Forefront Server Security (FSS) test group in Long Island, New York. If you’re like me (and for your sake, I hope you’re not) you spend a lot of your time reading the Forefront Security for Exchange Server and Anti-virus/Anti-spam Microsoft TechNet forums. (You don’t read…


Moving from Antigen 8.0 to Antigen 9.0 – Applying Templates

    Hello, my name is Tom Canino and I am the Lead Program Manager for the Forefront Server Security Rapid Response Engineering (RRE) team.  The Forefront RRE team is responsible for supporting Sybari Antigen, Microsoft Antigen, and Microsoft Forefront Server Security products. Recently, I was playing with various upgrade scenarios and discovered something that…


Preventing confidential emails from being sent around in your company with Forefront Security for Exchange

Summary: Forefront Server Security for Exchange (referred to as FSS-E from now on) has options to setup keyword lists that can be used monitor (Via the Skip: detect only option), delete or tag the message that contains the filtered words. Details: In this blog entry, I would like to walk you through setting up your…


Blocking All But Microsoft Office Files

My name is Kurt and I work in the FSS test group here on Long Island.  In addition to testing products before they are released, we also work with PSS to help resolve customer issues.  Often we are asked to work on configuration problems customers are having.    A common question Forefront customers often ask…


You are in control

Forefront and System Center Launch The Beverly Hilton May 2, 2007 Marquee Launch Event Find out more and register now at http://www.microsoft.com/infrastructure   You are invited to the Forefront and System Center marquee launch event in Beverly Hills!  The event keynote speaker, Bob Muglia, Senior Vice President of the Server and Tools Business, will discuss…


Scan Engine Bias Setting

Hi. My name is Noreen Lynch, and I am a Dev Lead on the Forefront Server Security team. I’ve been working on our Forefront security product (formerly Antigen) for almost 7 years. Our team is located on Long Island, in New York. The best part of my job is the chance to work with an…


Welcome to the Forefront

Hello all and welcome to the new blog for the Microsoft Forefront Server Security products. Many of you may be familiar with and/or running our products under one of our previous handles. Whether you are a long-time Sybari Antigen user, a recent Microsoft Antigen user, or a brand new user of Microsoft Forefront Security for…