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Desktop and Mobile Device Management software

Windows Security Configurations

Securing Windows desktops is the most challenging task for an administrator. Windows Security Configurations, such as XP Firewall settings, Security policies, etc., helps to protect the Windows desktops from various security threats. The required systems can be configured individually or mass configuration can be done to systems in OUs, Domains or Sites.

Security Policies Configuration:

Enable or disable windows security policies under Active Desktop, control panel, MMC, etc., modules to maintain network privacy.

Alerts Configuration:

Warn users about password expiry and less disk space to enable users to act on them.

Legal Notice Configuration:

Popup messages during system startup to notify users about company policies that are of prime importance.

Firewall Configuration:

Enable XP Firewall and configure exceptions in Windows XP machines to secure the machine from unauthorized access.

For more details on every Configuration, refer to the respective Windows Configurations topic in the online help.