Microsoft® Windows® XP Networking and Security Inside Out: Also Covers Windows 2000

Microsoft® Windows® XP Networking and Security Inside Out: Also Covers Windows 2000
Published:September 28, 2005Language:English
Author:Ed Bott and Carl SiechertTechnology:Microsoft Windows XP
Length:864 PagesISBN 13:9780735620421

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About The BookConquer your network—and attack security issues—from the inside out!

Dig into Windows XP—and discover how you can really put its networking and security features to work! Also covering Windows 2000, this supremely organized reference packs hundreds of timesaving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and handy workarounds in concise, fast-answer format. It’s all muscle and no fluff. Find the best and fastest ways to perform everyday networking tasks, and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery!

  • From Ethernet to WiFi, build a fast, reliable, security-enhanced network

  • Keep your system current with Windows Update

  • Design and troubleshoot a comprehensive data backup and recovery solution

  • Help prevent network invasions with firewall solutions, encryption systems, Windows AntiSpyware, and other defenses

  • Use logon, authentication, and Group Policy to help control access to shared resources

  • Take ultimate control by blocking ports, encrypting files, and installing digital certificates

  • Monitor security events by configuring auditing policies and security templates


  • CD features:
  • Complete eBook

  • Insider Extras—including sample batch and script files plus security templates

  • Microsoft Encyclopedia of Networking, Second Edition, eBook

  • Microsoft Encyclopedia of Security eBook

  • Microsoft Computer Dictionary, Fifth Edition eBook

  • Microsoft resources—including Windows XP Expert Zone articles and downloadable security resources

  • Links to Web sites of Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs)
  • About Ed Bott and Carl SiechertEd Bott is an award-winning journalist and one of the most recognized voices in the computing world. A former writer and editor for PC World and PC Computing, Ed is the author of nearly two dozen books on Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office and is a columnist on the Windows XP Expert Zone on Microsoft.com.

    Carl Siechert runs a consultancy that specializes in implementing and documenting operating system technologies. He has coauthored several Windows-related books, including the popular Microsoft Windows XP Inside Out, Second Ed with Ed Bott and Craig Stinson.
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