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  • Blog Post: Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 Update Rollup 1

    By Adwait Joshi Hello, An Update Rollup for Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 is now available here: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=223229 . In addition to hotfixes, this Update also includes some important changes to note: Support for Windows Embedded 7 platforms : With this...
  • Blog Post: Definition updates: scan on update and update on startup

    Hi folks, There have been some questions about these two areas of definition updates, so I wanted to clarify this a bit. Whenever FEP does a definition update, a silent rescan of all running processes and loaded modules is performed. If there is malware running that is now detected by the new definitions...
  • Blog Post: Tools anyone?

    Did you know that Microsoft has an open source hosting website? Codeplex ( www.codeplex.com ) is a Microsoft website that hosts customer-driven projects, and allows customer collaboration on these projects. The cool thing about Codeplex is that it allows YOU, our customers, to share your FCS solutions...
  • Blog Post: Keeping FCS up to date

    FCS antimalware updates are classified in WSUS as critical updates. Therefore, if you want to automatically approve these updates you must create a rule for the Forefront Client Security product and the Critical Updates category in WSUS. There are two items to note: Antimalware client updates (not definition...
  • Blog Post: Update packaging changes…

    Hey folks, Just a heads up that the way in which the FCS definition updates are packaged is being revised. We wanted to announce that the antimalware definitions team has released a set of improvements that will drastically reduce both the size of the definition downloads for: Microsoft Update...
  • Blog Post: Ever wonder what's in a definition update?

    And what the various files in the update do ? And what the different types of udpates are? If you're reading this, I bet you have. And our friends over on the CSS team have authored a KB article (977939) that answers all those questions. You can find the article here: http://support.microsoft.com...
  • Blog Post: Using a script to automate UNC definition updates

    The FEP 2010 client has the ability to use a UNC share to host updates for the antimalware definitions. A common question from our TAP community is how to setup the UNC share, and how do I keep the share updated - this article focuses on one method for keeping the UNC share up-to-date. Microsoft release...