Microsoft hits security milestone

Tuesday, 14 December 2004, 6:10 AM EST

The service pack offers security improvements, including Security Configuration Wizard (SCW), which provides a role-based guide for administrators on how to reduce the risk of attacks.

"With SCW you can disable unused services easily and quick- ly, block unnecessary ports, modify registry values, and configure audit settings," said Microsoft.

By Cliff Saran at Computer Weekly.

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