Microsoft is pleased to announce the beta 2 release of Forefront Security for Exchange Server (FSE) and Forefront Security for SharePoint (FSSP). Each product contains new features and abilities that will make it easier to protect your environment.

 

Each of the areas of our documentation (Deployment Guide, Operations Guide, Technical Reference, and Troubleshooting Guide) has been augmented to enable you to use these features. In addition, there are many new topics that can be accessed on Microsoft TechNet.

 

New FSE topics include:

 

The FSE Deployment Guide now includes instructions for:

 

  • Installing FSE on Database Availability Groups (DAG):

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639342.aspx

 

  • Installing FSE on a Hyper-V platform:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639345.aspx

 

  • Installing and maintaining FSE in a multiple server environment:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639353.aspx

 

  • Enabling public folders for the on-demand scan (for Exchange Server 2010):

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639344.aspx

 

The FSE Operations Guide now includes instructions for:

 

  • Purging worm-infected messages:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639375.aspx

 

The FSE Technical Reference now includes details about:

 

  • Installing FSE in unattended mode:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639406.aspx

 

  • FSE services:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639408.aspx

 

  • Default folders:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639413.aspx

 

  • Incidents reported by FSE:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639411.aspx

 

  • Event ID codes:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639409.aspx

 

New FSSP topics include:

 

The FSSP Deployment Guide now includes instructions for:

 

  • Installing FSSP on a Hyper-V platform:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639421.aspx

 

  • Installing and maintaining FSSP in a multiple server environment:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639419.aspx

 

The FSSP Technical Reference now includes details about:

 

  • Installing FSSP in unattended mode:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639434.aspx

 

  • FSSP services:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639427.aspx

 

  • Default folders:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639433.aspx

 

  • Incidents reported by FSSP:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639430.aspx

 

  • Event ID codes:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd639428.aspx

 

To find out more about the new beta 2 release and to get started using it, see the complete documentation at the following Microsoft TechNet locations:

 

Forefront Security for Exchange Server:

 

  • Main documentation site:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc482977.aspx

 

  • Fast link to the release notes:

            http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc482983.aspx

 

Forefront Security for SharePoint:

 

  • Main documentation site:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc482990.aspx

 

  • Fast link to the release notes:

            http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc482995.aspx

 

Marv Goldberg

Technical Writer – FSS UA