PART OF THE NEW JONES a BARTLETT LEARNING INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY a ASSURANCE SERIES More than 90 percent of individuals, students, educators, businesses, organizations, and governments use Microsoft Windows, which has experienced frequent attacks against its well-publicized vulnerabilities. Revised and updated to keep pace with this ever changing field, Security Strategies in Windows Platforms and Applications, Second Edition focuses on new risks, threats, and vulnerabilities associated with the Microsoft Windows operating system. Particular emphasis is placed on Windows XP, Vista, and 7 on the desktop, and Windows Server 2003 and 2008 versions. It highlights how to use tools and techniques to decrease risks arising from vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows operating systems and applications. The book also includes a resource for readers desiring more information on Microsoft Windows OS hardening, application security, and incident management. With its accessible writing style, and step-by-step examples, this must-have resource will ensure readers are educated on the latest Windows security. Key Features: -Discusses the Microsoft Windows Threat Landscape -Highlights Microsoft Windows security features -Covers managing security in Microsoft Windows -Explains hardening Microsoft Windows operating systems and applications -Reviews security trends for Microsoft Windows computers Instructor Materials for Security Strategies in Windows Platforms and Applications include: PowerPoint Lecture Slides Exam Questions Case Scenarios/HandoutsAllow regular users to change bitlocker PiN or passwordaRegular users can change the Windows 8 BitLocker PIN or password for operating system volumes. ... These features make it easier for administrators to deploy BitLocker to a large number of computers without having to use only ... All you have to do is open the Properties dialog box for the desired object and select the appropriate option.
|Title||:||Security Strategies in Windows Platforms and Applications|
|Author||:||Michael G. Solomon|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2013-08-01|