Re: Lock down Win2K Box on a LAN?
From: Dave Patrick (mail_at_Nospam.DSPatrick.com)
Date: Sat, 9 Jul 2005 17:39:26 -0600
Just unbind 'File and Printer Sharing' for the network connection.
-- Regards, Dave Patrick ....Please no email replies - reply in newsgroup. Microsoft Certified Professional Microsoft MVP [Windows] http://www.microsoft.com/protect "Geoff Glave" wrote: | Hi Everyone, | | I'd like to lock down a Windows 2000 Pro box on a LAN. It needs to be on | the LAN to connect to the Internet, but that's it - It doesn't access any | network resources and it doesn't provide any. | | I'd like no one else on the LAN to be able to connect to it, or ideally even | see it. | | It strikes me that a simple way to do this would be to disable the SERVER | service. Is this a good approach? Are there any other services I could / | should disable? Or is my approach a bad one. The computer itself is | physically secure in a locked office. | | Thanks in advance. | | Cheers, | Geoff Glave | geoff at glave dot org | Vancouver, Canada | |