Microsoft has now issued a statement that ConfigMgr 2012 SP1, ConfigMgr 2007 SP2, Endpoint Protection SP1, and Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 have all received the stamp of support approval - after applying updates....More
Dennis Batchelder, Partner Group Program Manager for the Microsoft Malware Protection Center, has taken to the Malware Protection Center blog to clarify Microsoft's commitment to ensuring customer safety....More
The latest Windows Intune update has brought a nominal error message to the administrator console that can be alleviated pretty easily, but the error message itself can be disconcerting at first glance because it relates to the Endpoint Protection agent....More
Microsoft has made available a significant Hotfix for Endpoint Protection when it is integrated with Microsoft System Center 2012 Configuration Manager or Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007....More
System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Manager for Mac is a standalone anti-virus application for OS X 10.6-10.8. Although part of the System Center 2012 product line, it is not currently managed by any of the management systems....More
This is the first of a two part series that will go over how to create an alert so that administrators can be notified when remediation fails. This part goes through the first half of creating the run-book, and next week will be the second half, and the other run-book that is required....More
CM 2012 does not provide a built-in method for alerting administrators when a remediation action fails for Endpoint Protection. When remediation fails, the device is still considered infected. Even more of a concern is if the infection changes Endpoint Protection settings....More
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-- December 5: Hyper-V
-- December 12: System Center 2012 & 2012 R2
-- January 23: Implementing a Private Cloud for Your Organization
Windows Server 2012 R2 provides a huge number of changes and new capabilities to Windows Server 2012. These changes affect not only the datacenter with enhancements to virtualization, storage, and networking but also to the desktop environment and Bring Your Own Device scenarios. This event will dive into some of the more advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 features, help you understand their benefit, and show you how to start implementing.