Thursday, September 01, 2005

Windows Security Adviser: Physical security for laptops

SearchWindowsSecurity.com: Windows Security Adviser
September 01, 2005
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IN THIS ISSUE:

- Physical security for laptops
- Learning Center: Google hacking
- 'Anatomy of a Hack': Initial compromise
- Sharing a dialup connection with a D-Link Router on XP Pro

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PHYSICAL SECURITY FOR LAPTOPS | SearchWindowsSecurity.com

Make sure your portable computers aren't TOO portable. Consider
physical security for your organization's laptops. Contributor Tony
Bradley reviews some options for physically securing laptops.

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MORE INFO:
Visit our Learning Center on securing laptops
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Physically secure all systems
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LEARNING CENTER: GOOGLE HACKING | Topics

Google is one of the hottest tools you can use to test Windows
systems for security holes. Get to know and use Google to find your
systems' vulnerabilities before malicious attackers do it for you.
http://searchwindowssecurity.techtarget.com/featuredTopic/0,290042,sid45_gci1120325,00.html?track=NL-122&ad=526786

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'ANATOMY OF A HACK': INITIAL COMPROMISE | Book Excerpts

To execute the first step of the attack -- initial compromise -- the
attacker has to evaluate what is exposed. This excerpt from Chapter 2
of "Protect Your Windows Network from Perimeter to Data" shows how an
attacker can obtain that vital first foothold on your network.
http://searchwindowssecurity.techtarget.com/general/0,295582,sid45_gci1115353,00.html?track=NL-122&ad=526786

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SHARING A DIALUP CONNECTION WITH A D-LINK ROUTER ON XP PRO |
Discussion

How do you give LAN and Internet access via a D-Link Wireless Router
with cable and wireless along with DHCP? Read the advice of your
peers in this ITKnowledge Exchange discussion.
http://searchwindowssecurity.techtarget.com/ITKnowledgeExchange/questionArchiveView/0,294934,sid45_gci1120948,00.html?track=NL-122&ad=526786

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