Information security is the process of keeping computers and networks protected from theft, corruption, unwanted publication, tampering, or natural disaster, while keeping the information and property accessible and productive to its intended users.

This article contains links only to TechNet Wiki articles on the following subjects. To find a list that includes links that are external to TechNet Wiki, see the Security Survival Guide. To find a list that focuses on product overview articles, see the Technologies Portal.



Cloud Security


General Security Articles


Active Directory






Forefront & Microsoft Identity Management Suite of Products


Operations Manager




Windows Server 


Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)


Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) on Windows Server 2012




Additional Resources

See: the Security Survival Guide

See Also


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Wiki: Portal de Segurança (pt-BR)


Wiki: portale sulla sicurezza IT (it-IT)


Wiki: Portal de Seguridad (es-ES)