New security features in Windows 10

Oct. 8, 2017 0 comments ADMIN Magazine Encryption & Authentication pki

Microsoft has responded to the changes in IT threat management with a number of new Windows 10 security functions [1] . Read on for a summary of some important new security features in Windows 10. Updates The vast majority of security advisories come with one common warning: Update your system! System updates are a necessity on today's networks, and a number of extensions to the update process [2] are waiting for you in Windows 10. These extensions include distribution rings, which you can use to determine the order in which devices and servers are patched. It is possible, for example, to patch only unimportant computers or test computers in an initial wave of updates to first test the effects of the update on your production environment. Distribution rings make it possible to patch systems based on both importance and membership. For example, you can update a domain controller first and then the Exchange Server that requires the domain controller's Active Directory services to oper...

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