Windows Security: IT Pro Writer's Weblog

A blog by the Windows Server UA security writing team.

April, 2011

  • Threats and Countermeasures Guide: Security Settings in Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 - Updated

    We are really happy to announce that and updated version of the Windows Threats and Countermeasures Guide is now available online at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh125921(WS.10).aspx . This new version cover changes in Windows Server 2008...
  • WSUS Home Page Updated

    The WSUS Home Page was updated to include a section for TechNet Wiki Articles, check it out how it looks at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/windowsserver/bb332157 WSUS FAQ page was also updated to include updates from WSUS 3 SP2, more info at http...
  • UAC, Kerberos and WSUS Updates

    Hello Community, our team was quiet busy this month updating and creating new content for you. Today we have some updates to share with you: User Account Control Step-by-Step Guide – this article was updated to include considerations when disabling UAC...
  • Summary of the Meeting with Security MVPs

    Last April 6th during the meeting with Security MVPs one of the subjects covered was the participation on the TechNet Wiki from the security content perspective. While some of the recommendations were specific to MVPs, there are some call for actions...
  • Windows iX IT PRO Security Meeting with Security MVPs

    This Wednesday the Security MVPs are invited to participate in a live meeting session to discuss about security content and initiatives. If you did not register yet, make sure to do it: Security MVP Live Meeting Start Date: Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at ...