Windows Security Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples - Version 3.00, by Dr. Herong Yang
Windows 7: Forefront Configuration Settings
This section provides a tutorial on how to review and modify configurations of Forefront Client Security from Microsoft.
The first thing you should do after installing Forefront Client Security is to review and modify its configuration settings.
1. Click "Start > All Programs > Microsoft Forefront > Forefront Client Security". You will see the home screen of Forefront Client Security.
2. Click "Tools" menu and the "Options" link. You will see a list of default configuration settings:
3. Review and change each setting as shown below:
Automatic scanning [x] Automatically scan my computer (recommended) Frequency: Monday Approximate time: 5:00 PM Type: Full system scan [x] Run a quick scan on my computer multiple times per day [x] Check for updated definitions before scanning [x] Apply default actions to items detected during scan Default actions High alert items: Default action (definition-based) ... Real-time protection options [x] Use real-time protection (recommended) [x] Auto start [x] System configuration (Settings) [x] Internet Explorer Configurations (Settings) ... Advanced options [x] Scan the content of archived files and folders [x] Use heuristics to detect potentially harmful behavior... [x] Create a restore point before applying actions ... ...
The picture below shows you some configuration settings of Forefront Client Security:
Last update: 2013.
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