Sure, you probably already know about the Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSFT), and security utilities such as Windows Defender and Microsoft Security Essentials. But Microsoft offers a plethora of other free tools that you might not be aware of, such as the Microsoft Security Compliance Manager 2 (SCM 2) and more. This post summarizes the functions of a number of these tools and provides links to the web sites where you can find out more and download each one.
About The Author
Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.