Server Hardening Resources
Device Hardening eliminates as many security risks as possible from your IT system, making your organization less vulnerable to attacks. Find out more by clicking on a link below.
Security Best Practice advocates the minimizing of your IT systems 'Attack Surface'. By using CIS Benchmark secure configuration guidance we can harden systems against attack. Known vulnerabilities can be removed and defenses strengthened by applying an expert-derived configuration policy.
Read the latest blogs, articles, case studies, white papers, videos and press releases on server hardening from industry experts New Net Technologies.
- Disable Windows Services
- Cyber Threat Sharing Bill and Cyber Incident Response Scheme – Shouldn’t We Start with System Hardening and FIM?
- File Integrity Monitoring – Database Security Hardening Basics
- Linux Server Hardening
- Windows Server 2008 2008R2 Hardening Guide
- Server Hardening Policy - Examples and Tips
- Server Hardening Checklist - Which Configuration Hardening Checklist Will Make My Server Most Secure?
- What are the recommended Audit Policy settings for Windows & Linux
- All Device Hardening Articles
- Organizations Still Failing to Apply Patches - Top 10 Software Vulnerabilities
- Microsoft and NIST Partner to Create Enterprise Patching Guide
- FDA Issues Warning over Vulnerabilities in Medical Devices
- System Hardening, and Why it's Harder Than it Looks
- Is system hardening like an appendectomy?
- $700 Million Settlement Reached in 2017 Equifax Data Breach
- Freedom Mobile Exposes Details of Customer Payment Card Data
- Ransomware Attack Takes Down City of Del Rio
- UK Government Unveils “World First” IoT Code of Practice
- Google Shutting Down Google+ Platform Following Privacy Vulnerability
- All Device Hardening blog posts
Read: IT security basics are being overlooked
"Recent breaches have revealed that not only are many security experts guilty of focusing on the bright shiny new products while overlooking the more mundane evolutionary upgrades of traditional defences. Of course, security threats are constantly changing – but is that a reason to ignore the first principles of IT security: assessing vulnerabilities, hardening the infrastructure, and checking for unexpected changes?"
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