Configuring Security Settings Using Security Templates

As previously discussed, there are hundreds of options for configuring security using Group Policy. At first glance, the options can appear overwhelming; there are so many options that it is hard to know where to even start configuring the security options. Fortunately, Microsoft has provided the ability to create and apply security templates to make this task a little more manageable.

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Previous versions of Windows Server include samples of predefined security templates. Windows Server 2008 does not include any sample templates.

Security templates are predefined sets of security configurations ...

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