Windows

    The Security Risk Management Guide

    Language:
    English
    This prescriptive guide helps customers of all types plan, build, and maintain a successful security risk management program. In a four phase technology-agnostic process, the guide explains how to build an ongoing process to measure and drive security risks to an acceptable level.
    • Version:

      1.0

      File Name:

      Security_Risk_Management_Guide_v1.2.zip

      Date Published:

      3/16/2006

      File Size:

      2.2 MB

        The Security Risk Management Guide explains how to conduct each phase of a security risk management project and create an ongoing process that drives the organization towards the most useful and cost-effective controls to mitigate security risks. It incorporates real-world experiences from Microsoft IT and also includes input from Microsoft customers and partners.

        This guide references many industry accepted standards for managing security risks. It is an important example of Microsoft's commitment to delivering quality guidance to help customers secure their IT infrastructures.

        Send questions or feedback to us directly at
        secwish@microsoft.com.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


        1. Click the Download button at the top of the page to start the download.

        2. Do one of the following:

          • To start the installation immediately, click Open or Run this program from its current location.

          • To save the download to your computer for installation at a later time, click Save or Save this program to disk.


        3. To install the tools and templates:

          1. Navigate to where you extracted the content on your hard drive.

          2. Double-click the Security Risk Management Guide Tools and Templates.msi file.

          3. Accept the Microsoft Software License Terms.

          4. Follow the steps in the install process to complete the installation.

          5. Find the installed files in your My Documents folder or by looking in the Start/All Programs menu for a shortcut.


      • Solution Accelerators are free, scenario-based guides and automations designed to help IT Professionals who are proactively planning, deploying, and operating IT systems using Microsoft products and technologies. Solution Accelerator scenarios focus on security and compliance, management and infrastructure, and communication and collaboration.

        Get the Solution Accelerator Notifications Newsletter

        Subscribe to the Solution Accelerator Notifications newsletter so that you can stay informed about new Solution Accelerator releases and updates. The newsletter covers such areas of interest as

        • Communication & Collaboration
        • Security, Data Protection, & Recovery
        • Deployment
        • Operations & Management

        You may also receive invitations to participate in accelerator development via beta programs and customer surveys. Solution Accelerator Notifications is currently available in English only.


        If you’ve used a Solution Accelerator within your organization, please share your experience with us by completing this short survey (less than ten minutes long).

    Popular downloads

    Loading your results, please wait...

    Free PC updates

    • Security patches
    • Software updates
    • Service packs
    • Hardware drivers

    Microsoft Suggests

    Sign up for OneDrive and get 15 GB of free online storage.
    OneDrive now comes with 15 GB of free online storage
    Get more space for all your photos, videos, and documents.
    Sign up now