How to Cheat at Designing Security for a Windows Server 2003 Network
- Chris Ruston, Perot Systems, UK
- Chris Peiris, IT Specialist with the University of Pennsylvania, USA
Windows 2003 Server is unquestionably the dominant enterprise level operating system in the industry, with 95% of all companies running it. And for the last tow years, over 50% of all product upgrades have been security related. Securing Windows Server, according to bill gates, is the company's #1 priority.While considering the security needs of your organiztion, you need to balance the human and the technical in order to create the best security design for your organization. Securing a Windows Server 2003 enterprise network is hardly a small undertaking, but it becomes quite manageable if you approach it in an organized and systematic way. This includes configuring software, services, and protocols to meet an organizationâs security needs.
System Administrators, Managers who may responsible for the Windows 2003 network's security that may *not* be IT professionals