Category: User Security

Disable the MSDOS and Win16 subsystem

For security measures then one should consider disabling the ability to launch the 16 bit subsystem.

Restrict access to the USB storage devices

USB makes it easy to attach a storage device and steal valuable data from a computer.

Configure the login and welcome screen in Windows XP

How to enable the Welcome Screen and specify what users to display at logon.

Restrict access to the registry over the network

Manage what accounts that have remote access to the registry.

Restrict users from replacing a system DLL

Protect against DLL injections to avoid performing malicous code.

Restrict access to the files stored on NTFS partitions

Using access control lists to improve the security for NTFS partitions.