Windows XP Common Criteria Configuration Guide 3.0

    This document is the Microsoft Windows XP Security Configuration Guide version 3.0 that was used in the completion of the Windows XP and Server 2003 x64 with ADFS and WSUS Common Criteria Evaluation.
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      Windows XP Pro SP2 Security Configuration Guide 3.0.xps

      CC_WS2K3-XP v3.0 Security

      Windows XP Pro SP2 Security Configuration Guide 3.0.pdf

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        This guide provides guidance to allow for the secure installation and configuration of Windows XP Professional in accordance with the Windows 2003/XP Security Target (ST), which provides a set of security requirements taken from the Common Criteria (CC) for Information Technology Security Evaluation. The Windows XP Professional product was evaluated against the Windows 2003/XP ST and found to satisfy the ST requirements. This guide is targeted at those responsible for ensuring that the installation and configuration process results in a secure configuration. For the purposes of this document, a secure configuration, henceforth referred to as the Evaluated Configuration, is one that enforces the requirements presented in the Windows 2003/XP ST.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows XP, Windows XP 64-bit, Windows XP Embedded, Windows XP Professional Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition , Windows XP Service Pack 2

        Windows XP Professional (32-bit); SP2
        Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
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