Hardening Windows

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Windows
 
 Passwords
(optional)
 • • Disable
Norton
Anti‐Virus
 Do
the
password
cracking
lab
 Patching
 • Start
up
Microsoft
Update
and
make
sure
you
are
fully
patched
 Disable
Unnecessary
Services
 • • Start
up
“Services”
in
“Administrative
Tools”
 Disable
all
your
unnecessary
services
 o http://www.blackviper.com/WinXP/servicecfg.htm
 
 Microsoft
Baseline
Security
Analyzer
 • Download
and
Install
Microsoft
Baseline
Security
Analyzer
 o http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=F3 2921AF‐9DBE‐4DCE‐889E‐ ECF997EB18E9&displaylang=en#filelist
 Note
your
score
 • CIS
Tool
 • • Download
and
Install
the
CIS
Benchmark
Tool
 Get
your
score
 Apply
Security
Templates
 • • Open
up
“Local
Security
Policies”
under
Administrative
Tools
 Download
a
Security
Template
from
one
of
the
following
 o http://www.nsa.gov/ia/guidance/security_configuration_guides/ operating_systems.shtml#microsoft
 o http://csrc.nist.gov/itsec/download_WinXP.html
 Right
click
on
the
“Security
Settings”
and
select
“Import
Policy”
 Location
the
*.inf
template
and
apply
the
template
 • • Filemon/Regmon
 • Download
and
install
filemon/regmon
 o http://technet.microsoft.com/en‐us/sysinternals/bb896642.aspx
 o http://technet.microsoft.com/en‐us/sysinternals/bb896652.aspx
 Start
up
the
applications
you
download
 Analyze
the
files/registry
keys
that
are
used
by
Firefox
 • • 
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This document was uploaded on 09/13/2010.

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