Windows Hardening

Honeypots for Windows (Books for Professionals by Professionals) by Roger A. Grimes [Repost]

Honeypots for Windows (Books for Professionals by Professionals) by Roger A. Grimes
Apress; 2005 edition | February 16, 2005 | English | ISBN: 1590593359 | 424 pages | CHM | 16 MB

* Talks about hardening a Windows host before deploying Honeypot* Covers how to create your own emulated services to fool hackers* Discusses physical setup of Honeypot and network necessary to draw hackers to Honeypot

Hardening Windows Systems (Repost)  

Posted by DZ123 at Aug. 31, 2013
Hardening Windows Systems (Repost)

Roberta Bragg, "Hardening Windows Systems"
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0072253541 | CHM | 544 pages | 23,5 mb
Roger A. Grimes, "Windows Vista Security: Securing Vista Against Malicious Attacks"

Roger A. Grimes, "Windows Vista Security: Securing Vista Against Malicious Attacks"
Publisher: Wiley | ISBN: 0470101555 | edition 2007 | CHM | 582 pages | 24,8 mb

Written by two veteran Windows security experts—one a Microsoft Security MVP and Foundstone Security Consultant, and the other a former senior member of Microsoft's Security Engineering Team—this essential resource prepares end users and technical administrators to handle various security problems that exist in Windows Vista as well as possible future threats. Offering in-depth coverage of all significant new security technologies in Windows Vista, this book addresses User Account Control, the new Firewall, Internet Explorer 7.0, Windows Defender, Service Hardening, and BitLocker.

Hardening Linux (repost)  

Posted by rolexmaya at Oct. 29, 2010
Hardening Linux (repost)

Hardening Linux
Apress; 1 edition | February 1, 2005 | ISBN-10: 1590594444 | 584 pages | PDF | 2.61 Mb

James Turnbull is an IT&T Security Consultant at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. He is an experienced infrastructure architect with a background in Linux/Unix, AS/400, Windows, and Storage systems. He has been involved in security consulting, infrastructure security design, SLA & support services design, and business application support.

Hardening Windows Systems (Repost)  

Posted by lout at July 24, 2010
Hardening Windows Systems (Repost)

Hardening Windows Systems By Roberta Bragg
Publisher: McGraw-Hill 2004 | 544 Pages | ISBN: 0072253541 | CHM | 25 MB

Microsoft Windows 7 Unleashed  

Posted by nazarchuk at May 12, 2010
Microsoft Windows 7 Unleashed

Microsoft Windows 7 Unleashed
Publisher: Sams | ISBN: 0672330695 | edition 2009 | PDF | 816 pages | 12,6 mb

Microsoft Windows 7 Unleashed gives IT professionals, serious power users, and true geeks the powerhouse Windows 7 tweaks, hacks, techniques, and insights they need: knowledge that simply can’t be found anywhere else. Top Windows expert Paul McFedries dives deep into Windows 7, returning with the most powerful ways to handle everything from networking to administration, security to scripting.
McFedries begins with advanced customization, covering everything from startup/shutdown to the file system. He introduces new ways to tune Windows 7 performance, police Windows via Group Policies, tweak the Registry, make the most of Windows 7s management tools, and control Windows 7 from the command line. You’ll find thorough coverage of securing Windows 7, including detailed guidance on web and email security and hardening both wireless and wired networks. You’ll also discover better ways to troubleshoot devices, networks, and startup; add Macs to Windows networks; and automate Windows administration with state-of-the-art scripting techniques.
Roger A. Grimes, «Professional Windows Desktop and Server Hardening»

Roger A. Grimes, «Professional Windows Desktop and Server Hardening»
Wrox | ISBN 0764599909 | May 2006 | PDF | 572 Pages | 14 Mb

Shows how to improve Windows desktop and server security by configuring default security before installing off-the-shelf security products; and educates readers about the most significant security threats, building the ultimate defense, operating system hardening, application security, and automating security. As a security consultant, the author has an impressive record of his clients, not one who followed his recommendations has suffered a virus, worm, Trojan, or successful hacker attack in the past five years. The companion Web site includes author-created custom security templates and group policies that will automate advice given in the book

Hardening Windows Systems  

Posted by Alexpal at May 17, 2009
Hardening Windows Systems

Hardening Windows Systems
McGraw-Hill/OsborneMedia; 1 edition | ISBN: 0072253541 | May 7, 2004 | 548 pages | 24 Mb | CHM

Take a proactive approach to network security by hardening your Windows systems against attacks before they occur. Written by security evangelist Roberta Bragg, this hands-on resource provides concrete steps you can take immediately as well as ongoing actions to ensure long-term security. Whether you have one Windows server or one hundred, you’ll get complete details on how to systematically harden your network from the ground up, as well as strategies for getting company-wide support for your security plan. With coverage of Windows 95/98/NT 4.0/2000/XP and Windows Server 2003, this book is an essential security tool for on-the-job IT professionals.

Hardening Windows, Second Edition  

Posted by Alexpal at May 12, 2009
Hardening Windows, Second Edition

Hardening Windows, Second Edition by Jonathan Hassell
Publisher: Apress | Number Of Pages: 216 | Publication Date: 2005-10-26 | ISBN-10: 1590595394 | PDF | 4 Mb

Hardening is the process of protecting a system against unknown threats. System administrators harden against that which they think could be a threat. Administrators know the Internet is a hostile environment. Although they can't tell, for example, that a hacker will attempt to gain access to the SQL server next Tuesday, they can bet money there'll be an attempt soon and should "batten down the hatches" in anticipation.

Windows Server 2003 Security: A Technical Reference  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by blackdragonz at June 30, 2006
Windows Server 2003 Security: A Technical Reference

Windows Server 2003 Security: A Technical Reference
CHM file | 1176 pages | Download Size: 26.8 MB
Author: Roberta Bragg, CISSP, MCSE: Security, Security + (editor of the "Hardening" series and author of "Hardening Windows Systems")
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional (May 26, 2005)
Language: English
ISBN: 0321305019

Readers' review: "…an invaluable resource for anyone concerned about the security of Windows Server 2003…", "..a 'must have' manual for administrators who manage Microsoft Windows 2003 servers.. "