9780735616325

Microsoft Windows Security Inside Out for Windows XP and Windows 2000

by ;
  • ISBN13:

    9780735616325

  • ISBN10:

    0735616329

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2002-09-14
  • Publisher: Microsoft Pr

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping Icon Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • eCampus.com Logo Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $44.99 Save up to $11.25
  • Buy Used
    $33.74

    USUALLY SHIPS IN 2-4 BUSINESS DAYS

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

Summary

Hey, you know your way around a desktop-so now dig into the Windows operating system and really put its security features to work! Covering Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Home Edition, and Windows 2000 Professional, this supremely organized reference packs hundreds of timesaving solutions, checklists, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds-all in concise, fast-answers format. Learn the essential tools and techniques for tightening up security on your personal computer or network, including ways to fend off viruses, hackers, spam, denial-of-service attacks, and other threats. Discover how to button up your Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), remote access, and wireless networking services. And take ultimate control of security with advanced solutions such as file encryption, port blocking, Internet Protocol Security, group policies, and tamper-proofing the Registry.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Windows Security Essentials 1(252)
Computer Security: Are You at Risk?
3(20)
Windows Security Tools and Techniques
23(38)
Managing User Accounts and Passwords
61(54)
Installing and Using Digital Certificates
115(30)
Securing a Shared Computer
145(46)
Preventing Data Loss
191(40)
Keeping Your System Secure
231(22)
Part 2 Protecting Your Personal Computer 253(220)
Making Internet Explorer Safer
255(38)
Stopping Viruses, Worms, and Trojan Horses
293(38)
Keeping Your E-Mail Secure
331(32)
Blocking Spam
363(34)
Fighting Hacker Attacks
397(30)
Protecting Your Privacy
427(46)
Part 3 Protecting a Network 473(84)
Network Security 101
475(38)
Sharing an Internet Connection
513(24)
Wireless Networking and Remote Access
537(20)
Part 4 Extreme Security 557(140)
Securing Ports and Protocols
559(44)
Encrypting Files and Folders
603(30)
Managing Security Through Group Policy and Security Templates
633(46)
Monitoring Security Events
679(18)
Part 5 Appendix 697
The Ten Immutable Laws of Security
699

Rewards Program

Reviews for Microsoft Windows Security Inside Out for Windows XP and Windows 2000 (9780735616325)