You can use Security Configuration and Analysis to analyze and configure local computer security.
Before proceeding, see Checklist: Securing your computers using Security Configuration Manager
For help with specific tasks, see How To
For general background information, see Concepts
For problem-solving instructions, see Troubleshooting
Other security policy tools:
Defines a security policy in a template. These templates can be applied to Group Policy or to your local computer.
Security Settings extension to Group Policy
Edits individual security settings on a domain, site, or organizational unit.
Local Security Policy
Edits individual security settings on your local computer.
Automates security configuration tasks at a command prompt.
For more information on the individual security settings, see Security settings descriptions