*In the tradition of the wildly successful Hacking Exposed - the 2nd edition of which sold over 75, 000 units in just four months.*Unique approach to topic--no other book contains both hacking techniques as well as concrete solutions on how to plug the security holes in a Windows 2000 network.*Authors have winning track record--written by the best-selling authors of Hacking Exposed who are key Windows 2000 security consultants at Microsoft*Includes case studies based on the authors' real experiences and also features the trademark Hacking series elements such as attacks, countermeasures, and risk ratings.The most effective ways to stop offline password attacks are to keep servers physically secure, to remove or disable bootable removable media ... to the Grace and Bartlett paper that the ability to delete the SAM, causing the Administrator password to be reset to NULL, can be solved by SYSKEY. ... We thus recommend setting SYSKEY in mode 2 or 3 for mobile users who risk having their laptops stolen.
|Title||:||Hacking Exposed Windows 2000|
|Author||:||Joel Scambray, Stuart McClure|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Companies - 2001|