The Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) is an easy-to-use tool designed to help administrators of small and medium-sized businesses ensure that their Windows-based computers are secure . You can use MBSA to determine the security state of your computers in accordance with Microsoft security recommendations . MBSA also offers specific remediation guidance for security problems it detects, such as misconfigurations and missing security updates
The current version (2 .1) of MBSA is available in 32- and 64-bit versions for several languages but will not install on Windows 7. A new version of MBSA will be released sometime in the future that will support running on Windows 7, and information concerning the new version will be made available at http://www.microsoft.com/mbsa/
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