Microsoft Announces Business Ready Security for Enterprises

Today, the Identity and Security Business Group unveiled its Business Ready Security strategy and disclosed product and service updates, including the introduction of Forefront Online Security for Exchange, “Stirling” beta 2 availability and expansion of the Forefront brand.  We are also announcing a broad group of companies supporting and extending the capabilities of Forefront “Stirling.”… Read more

Forefront "Stirling" Public Beta

Today at RSA, Microsoft announced the public beta of its next-generation Forefront security solution, codenamed “Stirling.”   Forefront Stirling is designed as an integrated security system that delivers comprehensive, coordinated protection, making it easier to control, access and manage security across an organization’s IT infrastructure.   Forefront Stirling combines a central management console for security… Read more

Acquisition Strengthens Anti-Malware Solutions

Today Microsoft Corp. announced it has acquired Maryland-based Komoku Inc., a provider of advanced rootkit security detection solutions. This acquisition is another example of Microsoft’s commitment to build a rich set of security expertise to create and bring to market security technologies and products to help protect consumers through large enterprise.  With this acquisition, Microsoft… Read more

Exchange Server SP1 and Forefront Security for Exchange SP1 Released

Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1) will be available to customers on Thursday, November 29th. Exchange Server 2007 SP1 features anticipated enhancements such as support for Windows Server 2008, better integration with Office Communications Server 2007 and improved mobile device security and management.   Additionally, the final release of Forefront Security for Exchange… Read more