• 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

  • Cracking passwords: Eight tips in eight minutes

    Learn some valuable password cracking advice with these eight tips from SearchWindowsSecurity.com.  Continue Reading

  • Automatic exceptions: IPsec bypass

    In this excerpt from Mark Minasi's book, Mastering Windows Server 2003 Upgrade Edition for SP1 and R2, Mark shares his thoughts on IPsec bypass, a technology in Windows Firewall that requires both your client and their machine to be ...  Continue Reading