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SP 800-68

Guidance for Securing Microsoft Windows XP Systems for IT Professionals: A NIST Security Configuration Checklist

Date Published: October 2005

Withdrawn: October 24, 2008

Superseded By: SP 800-68 Rev. 1 (October 2008)

Author(s)

Murugiah Souppaya (NIST), Karen Kent (BAH), Paul Johnson (BAH)

Abstract

Keywords

anti-virus; authentication; computer security; COTS; email; encryption; firewall; hardening; IPsec; lockdown; malware; Microsoft; operating system; security checklist; Security configuration; security controls; security policy; security templates; spyware; threats; web browser; Windows XP
Control Families

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Documentation

Publication:
SP 800-68 (DOI)
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Supplemental Material:
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