XP admin shares

From: Leon Pholi (L.Pholi@secureinteractive.com)
Date: 12/09/02

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    From: Leon Pholi <L.Pholi@secureinteractive.com>
    To: security-basics@securityfocus.com
    Date: Mon, 9 Dec 2002 11:27:52 +1100 

    Hi everyone,

    Just a quick one, does anyone know how to stop the default administrative
    file shares in Win XP (professional edition)? One would think this would be
    a standard part of locking down a box, but can't find much on it for XP.

    You can do it through Computer Management but they'll be re-enabled at
    reboot, and the Win2k key of
    doesn't seem to exist. Any ideas?


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