Michael Howard


Michael Howard is a program manager on Microsoft’s Windows 2000 security team. He is the author of Designing Secure Web-Based Application for Microsoft Windows 2000 (Microsoft Press).

Manipulating Services with Script
On Windows 2000 and Windows NT servers, removing unnecessary services increases security. With NT 4.0 servers or Win2K servers that don’t use Active Directory (AD), scripts can do the job.
Setting Appropriate DACLs
Discover best practices for determining secure ACLs for your resources.
Setting DACLs the Easy Way
Michael Howard shows you how to set discretionary ACLs on your systems.
Programmatic Security 2
Learn how to use scripts to automate the task of querying many computers' event logs.
Honeypots and Resource-Integrity Tools
Learn how to track system intruders with honeypots and resource-integrity tools. Honeypots can lure attackers so that you can study their methods of operation, and resource-integrity tools can alert you to changes in files or other system resources.
Defense In-depth
The IP Security (IPSec) protocol can help you defend your system from attack. Learn how to use IPSec to secure your environment.
John Savill's Microsoft Stack Master Class

Join John Savill for the ALL NEW Microsoft Stack Master Class!

Get 30 hours of detailed instruction covering the complete Microsoft solution stack. Invest a few hours each week and become THE Microsoft expert in your organization.

Thursdays, October 8th to December 17th
11am, 1pm, and 3pm Eastern Time

John will cover topics including:

* Deploying, Managing, and Maintaining Windows
* Key Features of Active Directory from Windows 2000 to Windows Server 2012 R2 PLUS Windows Server 2016
* Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 Hyper-V and Complementary Features
* Key elements of Microsoft System Center 2012 and System Center 2012 R2 and major changes in the 2016 wave
* Deploying, Migrating to, and Managing Hyper-V in Your Organization
* Implementing a Private Cloud
* Using PowerShell to Automate Common tasks
* And much more!




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