This article describes the new rules update for Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer that is available February 2013.
Issues that this update fixes
Installing the new rules update fixes the following issues:
2672927 A new rule for Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer to verify that the security setting for NTLM SSP is set to "Requires 128-bit encryption"
2672928 A new rule for Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer to verify IP requirements on the mediation server
2672930 A cumulative update is available to check whether the latest updates for Lync Server 2010 are installed
2709671 An update that adds a new BPA rule is available for Lync Server 2010
2800388 An information item is displayed as an error item in a BPA report when you run Lync Server 2010, BPA in a virtualized environment
Update package information
To use the new rules that are available for Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer, follow these steps:
Install Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer (if it is not already installed). To do this, go to the following Microsoft Download Center website:
Open Lync Server 2010, Best Practices Analyzer.
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