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Information Architecture in Office SharePoint Server
Before any medium-to-large company implements Microsoft® Office SharePoint® Server 2007, it’s important to become familiar with the process that may occur

server security settings  role is responsible for server and database management. Individuals in this role allocate physical infrastructure, install Office SharePoint Server, provision and configure Web applications, and provide for top level security administration. They are also responsible for deployment practices, SharePoint central administration, monitoring, maintenance, backup and restore, disaster recovery, and management of Shared Service Providers. Information worker This role configures and extends site and list level

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Why Group Policy Matters for Servers


Administrative errors can and do happen, but native tools do little to aid administrators in this area. While Microsoft’s Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) is a great tool for managing group policy, it has its limitations. Discover how to implement best-practice approaches to help successfully extend the deployment of group policy to your server security settings, while reducing costs and minimizing errors.

server security settings  group policy to your server security settings, while reducing costs and minimizing errors. Read More

2008 Internet Security Trends: A Report on Emerging Attack Platforms for Spam, Viruses, and Malware


Just when malware design seemed to have reached a plateau, new and more complex attack techniques have now emerged. For a while, security controls designed to manage spam, viruses, and malware were working, but as a result of this success, the threats they protected against were forced to change. Learn about today’s key security trends and how you can fight against the sophisticated new generation of Internet threats.

server security settings  to a malware-infected Web server that is designed to compromise and enslave a passing computer. The Storm Network: Introducing Social Malware In 2007, the Storm class of malware introduced new, and combined existing, technologies to create highly sophisticated social malware that borrows attributes from the social networks of Web 2.0. Storm did this by combining disparate techniques into a larger system that is difficult to track, fast-moving and dynamic in both source and size. As a blended threat, Read More

Network Security Best Practices: Competitive Analysis


When it comes to security architecture, choosing a system that’s scalable and applicable to a broad set of security needs is a wise move. New security services for Internet protocol (IP) networks are emerging that enable new levels of scalability and manageability—while remaining completely transparent to the network. By applying this type of system, you build an optimal framework for future security applications.

server security settings  The Management and Policy Server (MAP) is the central policy server. Policies define how end points are grouped and which groups are entitled to communicate with each other. Policies can be generated manually, but can also be automated through an interface to Active Directory, LDAP, or customer billing system, for instance. KAP: The Key Authority Point (KAP) generates SAs and encryption keys, according to the security policies, and then distributes these to PEPs and peer KAP devices as needed. The KAPs Read More

Network Data Protection Playbook: Network Security Best Practice for Protecting Your Organization


Malicious hacking and illegal access are just a few of the reasons companies lose precious corporate data every year. As the number of network security breaches increase, companies must find ways to protect data beyond the perimeter of their businesses. But how do they build a data-defensible architecture that will protect data on an ever-evolving network? The answer: by first developing an in-depth defense strategy.

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Security for Small and Medium Businesses


We all know what security means when we think of our home. Did we lock the door when we left for the day? Is the stove turned off? Computer security for the small to medium business (SMB) must address similar concerns. Can a hacker gain access to its servers? How can a business protect its data? Entry Points A personal computer virus is a hidden software program that spreads from

server security settings  business systems, including e-mail servers, while others attach to the computer networking infrastructure. One of the most common types of viruses uses a business’s system to send out spam (the business’s system becomes the surrogate sender of e-mails, which typically include advertising e-mails pertaining to medications, sex, and the like). Another common type of virus is oriented toward gaining confidential data. Legal Responsibilities Virus protection is a legal responsibility. A business that allo Read More

Microsoft Announces SQL Server 2000


On December 13, Microsoft Corp. announced that the next major release of Microsoft« SQL Server, currently code-named "Shiloh," would officially be named SQL Server 2000. Microsoft also revealed the features within SQL Server 2000 that will take advantage of the Microsoft Windows« 2000 operating system. SQL Server 2000 is due to ship in the first half of 2000 and is currently in beta testing at nearly 750 companies.

server security settings  Announces SQL Server 2000 Event Summary REDMOND, Wash. - Dec. 13, 1999 - Microsoft Corp. today announced that the next major release of Microsoft SQL Server, currently code-named Shiloh, would officially be named SQL Server 2000. Microsoft also revealed the features within SQL Server 2000 that will take advantage of the Microsoft Windows 2000 operating system, as well as the ways SQL Server 7.0 customers today can reap benefits from Windows 2000. SQL Server 2000 is due to ship in the first half Read More

The 2011 Focus Experts’ Guide to Server Virtualization


Server virtualization is a top priority for midsize businesses in 2011. It offers immediate benefits to organizations of all sizes, although the benefits may differ between large and small. This guide will help you to understand what server virtualization is, where it fits in the overall virtualization landscape, how to determine if and how it can help your business, and how to choose the best solution for your specific needs.

server security settings  Focus Experts’ Guide to Server Virtualization Server virtualization is a top priority for midsize businesses in 2011. It offers immediate benefits to organizations of all sizes, although the benefits may differ between large and small. This guide will help you to understand what server virtualization is, where it fits in the overall virtualization landscape, how to determine if and how it can help your business, and how to choose the best solution for your specific needs. Read More

Standard & Poor's Announces Security Certification


After exposing numerous customers to embarrassing security vulnerabilities, S&P announces a security certification program.

server security settings  & Poor's Announces Security Certification Standard & Poor's Announces Security Certification L. Taylor - July 31, 2000 Event Summary Earlier this year, some private industry security experts, in conjunction with SecurityFocus.com, identified and exposed the security vulnerabilities on Standard & Poor's Comstock boxes. TEC published the story of this security faux pas earlier this month. After the story was published, Standard & Poor's announced a certification program dubbed Security Circle Read More

Data Security Is Less Expensive than Your Next Liability Lawsuit: Best Practices in Application Data Security


Insecure data. Heavy fines due to non-compliance. Loss of customers and reputation. It adds up to a nightmare scenario that businesses want to avoid at all costs. However, this nightmare is preventable: knowledge base-driven data security solutions can be critical tools for enterprises wanting to secure not only their data—but also their status in the marketplace.

server security settings  Security Is Less Expensive than Your Next Liability Lawsuit: Best Practices in Application Data Security Insecure data. Heavy fines due to non-compliance. Loss of customers and reputation. It adds up to a nightmare scenario that businesses want to avoid at all costs. However, this nightmare is preventable: knowledge base-driven data security solutions can be critical tools for enterprises wanting to secure not only their data—but also their status in the marketplace. Read More

HIPAA-Watch for Security Speeds Up Compliance Part One: Vendor and Product Information


HIPAA-Watch for Security is a tool designed to guide organizations through the risk analysis required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance process (US). Relevant Technologies, a leading security research and advisory firm, evaluated HIPAA-Watch for Security to verify how well it performed in guiding organizations through the HIPAA security risk analysis process.

server security settings  surveyed automatically over a server or over the web, questionnaires can be e-mailed directly, or question diskettes can be created and distributed throughout the organization. Answers are directly imported back into the appropriate case and compiled with audit trails. Once the data has been compiled, then data is ready for Phase III of the risk analysis process: evaluation. This concludes Part One of a two-part note. Part One provided the vendor background and described Phase I and II of the HIPAA-Watch Read More

IT Security- What You Don't Know Can Cost You Big


In the white paper 7 essential steps to security risk reduction, you'll learn about a program that quantifies your security system's ability to han...

server security settings  Security- What You Don't Know Can Cost You Big You have a network and data security system in place. But can you measure its level of effectiveness? Or its preparedness to respond to new threats? If you can't, you're flying blind, and it could cost you. Without the ability to monitor and measure the state of your security system, you're giving up the ability to truly manage it—and that could mean the difference between failure and success. In the white paper 7 Essential Steps to Security Risk Read More

Spire Security


Founded in 2008, Spire Security is an analyst firm that provides research and analysis in the information security field. A specialty of Spire is enterprise security metrics.

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Compaq, HP, IBM, Intel and Microsoft Create New PC Security Alliance


Five key vendors, Compaq, HP, IBM, Intel, and Microsoft have allied together to develop a new hardware and software specification for personal computer security. The alliance has set a goal of publishing a specification proposal by the second half of 2000. It remains to be seen what impact this will have on the rapidly increasing number of information security attacks.

server security settings  to develop desktop and server security standards for systems integrators and solution providers? Whatever their mission is, they plan on creating a proposal for a security specification of sorts by the second half of 2000. Their plan is to make the specification available through licensing subject to proper verification and implementation. Market Impact In a world of co-existing truths, it is likely that there are multiple purposes behind this alliance. Microsoft needs to gain consumer confidence in the Read More