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Windows® Small Business Server 2011 by Charlie Russel and Sharon Crawford

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Planning for Security

It is far easier to implement effective security measures to protect your SBS network if you plan for security before you actually start installing software. In the following sections, we’ll cover some of the most common attack vectors and the preliminary steps you can take in this planning stage to prepare your defenses:

  • Careless or disgruntled employees and former employees Internal users and former users are the biggest risk factors to data loss and data theft on most computer networks. Whether from laziness, disregard of security policies, or outright malice, the internal user is often the most dangerous on your network. To help reduce risks related to this, refer to the Ensuring Physical Security section of this chapter ...

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