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Wednesday, May 19, 2004
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What is the Security Guidance Kit?

The Security Guidance Kit is a collection of how-to information, software tools, and detailed prescriptive guidance within a small "viewer" application. The materials within the Kit are all designed to help you implement security measures in your environment. The topics covered include patch management, anti-virus measures, securing remote access, and blocking unsafe email attachments.

What is in the Security Guidance Kit?

The Security Guidance Kit contains documentation files along with a viewer application to allow you to navigate the documentation. It also contains free software tools from Microsoft, which you can optionally install or copy to other computers in your network.

Who is the Security Guidance Kit for?

The Security Guidance Kit is for the information technology implementer in any small, medium, or large organization. The Kit is not intended for use by the home pc user or by the application developer. Home users should continue to consult for security guidance and information. Developers should consult the Security Guidance Center ( or MSDN (

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5/19/2004 9:01 PM Eastern Daylight Time  |  Comments [1]  |  Disclaimer  |  Permalink   
Sunday, May 8, 2005 12:06:46 AM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)
If you don't have broadband (or simply don’t want to download such a big file), Microsoft will send you the Security Guidance Kit CD for free. You can order it at the following URL (I already got my copy in the mail, I highly recommend it): <a target="_new" href=""></a>
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