Re: Windows XP Services Best Practice


I think you can use the NIST Security Configuration Checklists Repository, specifically

Windows XP Security Guide

Windows XP Security Checklist

Windows 2003/XP/2000 Addendum

----- Original Message ----- From: "Vic Brown" <vabrown@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <focus-ms@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, June 04, 2006 10:58 PM
Subject: Windows XP Services Best Practice

Anyone has a useful link with with information about what XP Pro SP2 services should be "disabled" on enterprise desktops according to "best" practice? Basically I'm looking for something that has the service name, functionality, security implication, and best practice recommendation. Desktop users are only running an office suite.





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