Vulnerability Scanning/ Hacking Tools

What is MBSA?
Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or most commonly called as MBSA is an easy-to-use tool that helps determine the security state of your computer based on Microsoft security recommendations. After the tool completes the scan on your computer, you receive specific remediation suggestions. Use MBSA to improve your security management process by detecting common security misconfigurations and missing security updates on your computer systems.

Is MBSA Free?
Yes. All versions of this tool are free of charge.

Does MBSA Work on all Operating Systems?
It currently work on Microst Windows operating systems.

What are the Typical Uses for MBSA?
This tool created for IT professionals is used to determine the state of security of small to medium sized businesses. Please take note that MBSA only scans for missing security udpates and critical or optional updates are left behind.