Guide to Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals A NIST Security Configuration Checklist Author : Karen Scarfone Publisher : DIANE Publishing Total Pages : 119 Release : 2009-08 ISBN 10 : 9781437914924 ISBN 13 : 1437914926 Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK Guide to Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals A NIST Security Configuration Checklist Book Description: When an IT security configuration checklist (e.g., hardening or lockdown guide) is applied to a system in combination with trained system administrators and a sound and effective security program, a substantial reduction in vulnerability exposure can be achieved. This guide will assist personnel responsible for the administration and security of Windows XP systems. It contains information that can be used to secure local Windows XP workstations, mobile computers, and telecommuter systems more effectively in a variety of environments, including small office, home office and managed enterprise environments. The guidance should only be applied throughout an enterprise by trained and experienced system administrators. Illustrations.