The purpose of this tool is to help software developers, Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and IT Professionals better understand changes in Windows systems’ attack surface resulting from the installation of new applications. Since the initial launch of Attack Surface Analyzer, we have received quite a bit of positive feedback on the value it has provided to customers.

This release includes performance enhancements and bug fixes to improve the user experience. Through improvements in the code, we were able to reduce the number of false positives and improve Graphic User Interface performance. This release also includes in-depth documentation and guidance to improve ease of use. For more information regarding the improvements see the ReadMe document. Learn more.