Many companies invest a good amount of money trying to protect their resources by adding more software, additional layers of protection and also by enhancing policies and procedures to enforce security. However, many companies do not realize yet that many of those security goals can be accomplished by correctly configuring the Windows operating system and taking advantage of the built in security features. The goal of this article is to give you the core foundation on Windows Security and how to take advantage of Windows operating system security capabilities to achieve company’s security goals. This survival guide it’s yours, feel free to enhance it with your insights around this subject.
Full article courtesy of Yuri Diogenes @ http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/windows-security-survival-guide.aspx.