Configure and manage your PC network and help combat privacy and security threats-from the inside out!
Written by the authors of the immensely popular 'Windows XP Inside Out', this book packs hundreds of timesaving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and work-arounds for networking and security topics-all in concise, fast-answer format. Dig into the tools and techniques for configuring work group, domain, Internet, and remote networking, and all the network components and features in between. Get the answers you need to use Windows XP Service Pack 2 and other tools, tactics, and features to help defend your personal computer and network against spyware, pop-up ads, viruses, hackers, spam, denial-of- service attacks, and other threats. Learn how to help secure your Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), remote access, and wireless networking services, and take ultimate control with advanced solutions such as file encryption, port blocking, IPSec, group policies, and tamper-proofing tactics for the Registry.
Get up to date on hot topics such as peer-to-peer networks, public wireless access points, smart cards, handheld computers, wireless LANs, and more. Plus, the CD includes bonus resources that make it easy for you to share your new security and networking expertise with your colleagues, friends, and family.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 04 / 2005