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The Security Monitoring and Attack Detection Planning Guide

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This guide is designed to help organizations plan a security monitoring and attack detection system based on Windows Security Event logs. It highlights how to interpret the events and which events indicate the possibility that an attack is in progress.
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    2005-06-30

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      The Security Monitoring and Attack Detection Planning Guide is a practical support document for business and information technology professionals who are working to develop systems to monitor security on a network and to detect intruders. Its primary goals and objectives are to:
      • Introduce the concepts of security monitoring and attack detection.
      • List applications that can provide event log correlation.
      • Describe best practice activities and processes for developing a security monitoring and attack detection system.
      • Identify business, technical, and security issues for:
        • Detecting policy violations
        • Detecting external attacks
        • Implementing forensic analysis
      • Design a security monitoring and attack detection solution that can identify when attacks on the network take place.
      • Provide the ability to implement data retention for Forensic Analysis.
  • System Requirements

    Supported Operating System

    Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Service Pack 2, Windows 2000 Service Pack 3, Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

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