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What's in the June 2006 Issue of Windows IT Security
Focus: The Benefits of WPA and PEAP
Learn how to secure your WLAN with WPA and PEAP, how to craft an effective
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Reaping the Benefits of WPA and PEAP
Learn about the benefits and configuration steps for securing your
wireless networks by using WPA or WPA2 technology.
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Preventing Users with Administrator Authority from Installing Software
Although no measure is completely effective, here are some methods you can
use to make it harder for users to load unauthorized applications on their
Defending Against Rootkits
Prevention is the best medicine against rootkits, which are deployed the
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Auditing Folder Permission Changes
Here's how to configure Windows to record alterations of folder
permissions in the Security log.
Toolbox: Nmap 4.0 Does Windows
This essential open-source network port scanner can help you quickly
identify applications running on your network and easily test firewalls and
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