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 the configuration settings. The charts below provide information about the various settings. ·         The first table gives information about several registry settings that are recommended and/or frequently used to improve FSSP’s performance. ·         The second table gives information about registry…


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 Protection products is now available for download! The Microsoft® Forefront® Protection Server Script Kit provides multi-server management for Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server and Forefront Protection 2010 for SharePoint®. In addition to the ability to manage multiple Forefront servers from a…


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 TechNet Library. We did this in order to improve your ability to find the information that is most relevant when using a search engine to find answers to your questions. Rest assured that the information isn’t gone forever, it’s…


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 Protection 2010 for Exchange Server videos to help you more easily manage FPE on your Exchange servers. His recent offerings include: Using Filtering in FPE Using Antispam filtering in FPE Using PowerShell to export and import FPE configuration settings…


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 the FPSP product documentation, which can be found on TechNet at: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=111584. In addition to the general updates to the content, we have added several new documentation topics. These include: Upgrade guidance: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff518399.aspx Best Practices: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff518400.aspx FPSP Management Pack for Microsoft System Center…


How to Use Forefront Server Protection Documentation

Hi, my name is Scott Floman, and I’m a technical writer in the Forefront server protection Information Experience (iX) group. I want to again share with you some information about the documentation we have available, which docs are useful for what purposes, and where to find them.   We deliver our content in several ways,…


The new TechNet Wiki is live!

Hey Everyone- The new TechNet Wiki goes live today! The TechNet Wiki provides a space for Microsoft employees, MVPs, friends, and pretty much anyone to share their expertise about Microsoft products. This grassroots effort needs your help. We don’t have all the answers to every problem, but together we can find them. Everyone can contribute to…


Forefront Server Protection TechNet Library content refresh

Hi, my name is Suzanne and I am a technical writer in the Forefront Server Protection Information Experience (iX) group here in Hauppauge, New York. I want to tell you about the recent updates we made in our TechNet Library. For Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server (FPE), a new planning and architecture section, Maximizing…


Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server 14 and RBAC

Forefront Protection for Exchange Server 11.0 (FPE 11.0) is the first version of Forefront that can interact with the new Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) capabilities in Microsoft Exchange 14.0 (E14).   The steps involved in integrating an FPE machine into E14 RBAC are:   a)      During an E14 install, the role group RoleGroupHygieneManagement is created…