Windows 7 Security: What You Need to Know, Part One

PCWorld Latest Technology: Windows 7 Security – What You Need to Know, Part One

Windows 7 has enjoyed favorable adoption, yet many IT admins are now struggling with the platform’s new security features. I’ve received plenty of e-mails to that effect with readers asking about the security changes (or deltas) between Windows Vista and Windows 7, as well as for my configuration recommendations.

I typically avoid Microsoft-only columns, as I’m a full-time employee of the company. However, because security is my area of expertise, and given the overwhelming number of requests from readers, I’ve decided to do a three-part series on Windows 7 security. This week, I’ll take a look at some of the aforementioned security deltas, and I’ll share my recommendations.

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