• Windows Vista deployment: What's in the box and what's not

    In this webcast, independent expert Mark Minasi -- author of Administering Vista Security: The Big Surprises and Mastering Vista Business -- walks you through the best and worst of the Windows Automated Installation Kit. The presentation is followed...  Continue Reading

  • Setting up IPsec bypass

    Mark Minasi explains how to set up IPsec bypass, a technology that requires both your clients and their machines to be authenticated prior to accessing your network. This chapter is an excerpt from Minasi's book, "Mastering Windows Server 2003 ...  Continue Reading

  • Locking up the ports: Windows Firewall

    This upgrade to best-selling author Mark Minasi's Mastering Windows Server 2003 covers all the undocumented updates and new features in SP1 and R2. With clear and easy instruction, this book update tells you all about the SP1 and R2, ...  Continue Reading

  • Secure settings for shared files

    Proper file sharing settings are vital to ensuring that important and commonly used documents stay exactly the way you want them. With this advice from Windows hardening expert Jonathan Hassell, get the information you need on how to keep your ...  Continue Reading