Posted by: kurtsh | November 15, 2006

BETA: Forefront Client Security goes to public beta

We are very proud to release the public beta of the new desktop security product called Forefront Client Security. Forefront Client Security uses cutting edge technology for protect your desktops from viruses, malware, and spyware.  You may have seen the Forefront Client Security product on the main Microsoft.com web page.

Microsoft Forefront Client Security delivers:

  • Antivirus, Antispyware, Firewall, Malware Removal
    A single software product to protect a workstation’s threat vectors.  This eliminates the need for all but ONE SINGLE AGENT to be deployed to workstations minimizing memory footprint, management, and the number of vendor contacts/agreement needed to support security at the desktop.
  • Consolidated Administration
    A single console for IT to manage workstation security in all aspects across all workstations.  Manage firewall port closure, selectively allow specific desktop applications to access the network, distribute antivirus/antispyware updates, execute malware removal – all through a single interface.
  • Dashboards & Reports
    Produces insightful, prioritized security reports and a summary dashboard view, so you have visibility and control over malware threats.

Additional information can be found at the following link:

BETA:  http://www.microsoft.com/forefront/clientsecurity/default.mspx


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