If you are a commercial customer (that is, your organization uses System Center, Forefront, or Intune), you need to sign
in with your Microsoft account user name and password before submitting samples on behalf
of your organization.
Doing so displays and automatically fills out the Software Assurance ID (SAID) field. Your
SAID validates your account so your submission is prioritized in the queue.
If you do not have a Software Assurance ID, create one for your profile:
1. From the top of the page, click Account, then select Manage my profile.
2. Enter your company name, then select the antimalware product that you are using for your
3. Enter your Software Assurance ID, then click Save.
If you are currently experiencing a virus outbreak or security-related incident, contact
your designated Microsoft support professional or go to the Microsoft Customer Service and
Support for immediate assistance.