The registry settings for Forefront Security for Exchange Server were not applied.
Updated: August 21, 2008
Applies To: Windows SBS 2008
Problem The registry settings for Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server (FSE) were not applied.
Features affected The virus protection for e-mail is installed, but it is not configured with the settings that are specific to Windows SBS 2008.
Solution To correctly configure Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server, you must manually apply the registry settings.
Pre-requisites Ensure that the following pre-requisites are completed:
To apply registry settings for Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server
Click Start, select All Programs, click Microsoft Forefront Server Security, click Exchange Server, and then click Forefront Server Security Administrator.
In the User Account Control window, click Continue.
In the Connect to Server window, select the server running Windows SBS 2008.
In the License Information window, click OK.
In the Forefront Server Security Administrator console, in the Settings section, apply the settings listed in the table below:
General Options Configuration
Scan on scanner update (affects performance)
Enable Background Scan if ‘Scan on Scanner Update’ Enabled
Scan Doc Files as Containers—Transport
Scan Doc Files as Containers—Realtime
Scan Doc Files as Containers—Manual
Transport Process Count* [See Help For Recommendations]
Realtime Process Count
In the Operate section, ensure that VSAPI Background Scan Job is enabled and that the scan schedule is set to 4:00 A.M. daily.
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