Cyril Voisin (aka Voy) on security

Security is not important. Well... as long as your level of security is high enough!

March, 2007

  • Per-service SID

    (This is part 3 of our series of posts on service hardening.) Under Windows Vista/Longhorn Server, your service can now have its own SID (Security Identifier), which you can then use in ACLs to protect your service resources. You configure your service...
  • Least privilege for services

    This is part 2 of our series of posts on service hardening. "Need to have" and least privilege principle Executing with least privilege is a good practice of computer security. As with the "need to know" principle for information access, there...