Several Microsoft Products Receive Awards from Info Security Products Guide

Earlier this week, Info Security Products Guide, a leading publication on security-related products and technologies, announced the winners of the 2009 Global Excellence Awards. Three Microsoft solutions took first place in the following award categories: Category: Document Protection.  Winner: Microsoft Forefront Security for SharePoint Category: Firewall Solution.  Winner: Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2006… 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

More customers choose Forefront Security for SharePoint to secure SharePoint installations

Microsoft Forefront Security for SharePoint (FSSP) continued to gain enterprise momentum at the SharePoint Conference in Seattle this week, as Microsoft announced that FSSP is the overwhelming leader in securing SharePoint, with a market share of over 35 percent. Interest in FSSP is surging as companies look to secure and manage the proliferation of the… Read more