Week 5 forum - The MBSA is an easy-to-use tool designed for...

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“The MBSA is an easy-to-use tool designed for IT professionals and helps small and medium-sized businesses determine their security state in accordance with Microsoft security recommendations and offers specific remediation guidance. It is a standalone security and vulnerability scanner designed to provide a streamlined method for identifying common security misconfigurations and missing security updates.” (Rains, 2012). With this application you’re able to scan computers based on computers name or IP addresses, or multiple computers at once, and view previous scan reports. This is pretty helpful. At my current job with hundreds of computers, It are able to pin point computers and do what they need to do. Also, the security department is able to control their own computers as well as IT. So if I have an issue I call my control center. They always ask for computer names, so being able to use this scanner to scan all the computers that belong to the security department is pretty easy. They also can scan the for
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