Security templates take the guesswork out of configuring a computer's initial security. You use security templates to apply customized sets of Group Policy definitions that are securityrelated. These policy definitions generally affect the following components:
Account policy settings that control security for passwords, account lockout, and Kerberos
Local policy settings that control security for auditing, user rights assignment, and other security options
Event log policy settings that control security for event logging
Restricted groups policies that control security for local group membership and administration
System services policy settings that control the startup mode for local services
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