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oval:org.secpod.oval:def:22592
Enable: 'Default behavior for AutoRun'

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Disable: 'Restrict Unauthenticated RPC clients'

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Enable: 'Allow remote access to the PnP interface'

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This policy setting allows you to specify whether to require user authentication for remote connections to the RD Session Host server by using Network Level Authentication. This policy setting enhances security by requiring that user authentication occur earlier in the remote connection process.If y ...

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This policy setting determines whether all secure channel traffic that is initiated by the domain member must be signed or encrypted.

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Windows notices inactivity of a logon session, and if the amount of inactive time exceeds the inactivity limit, then the screen saver will run, locking the session.

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Microsoft recommends that you use this setting, if appropriate to your environment and your organizations business requirements, to help protect end user computers. This policy setting specifies a text message that displays to users when they log on.

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This policy setting allows you to manage whether the Install Updates and Shut Down option is displayed in the Shut Down Windows dialog box.

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This policy setting allows you to set the encryption types that Kerberos is allowed to use.

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Select this option to have Windows Firewall with Advanced Security display notifications to the user when a program is blocked from receiving inbound connections.

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This policy setting determines the amount of time before previously scheduled Automatic Update installations will proceed after system startup.

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Windows Firewall with Advanced Security uses the settings for this profile to filter network traffic.

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Enable: 'Allow unencrypted traffic (Client)'

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This setting controls whether local administrators are allowed to create connection security rules that apply together with connection security rules configured by Group Policy.

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This policy setting configures the time in minutes before a detection in the completed state moves to the cleared state.

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Specifies whether to disable the administrator rights to customize security permissions in the Remote Desktop Session Host Configuration tool.You can use this setting to prevent administrators from making changes to the user groups on the Permissions tab in the Remote Desktop Session Host Configurat ...

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This policy setting configures the time in minutes before a detection in the additional action state moves to the cleared state.

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This policy setting configures the time in minutes before a detection in the ?critically failed? state to moves to either the ?additional action? state or the ?cleared? state.

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This policy setting configures the time in minutes before a detection in the non-critically failed state moves to the cleared state.

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This policy setting allows you to configure network protection against exploits of known vulnerabilities.If you enable or do not configure this setting, the network protection will be enabled.If you disable this setting, the network protection will be disabled.

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This policy setting allows you to configure Information Protection Control (IPC).If you enable this setting, IPC will be enabled.If you disable or do not configure this setting, IPC will be disabled.

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This setting controls whether local administrators are allowed to create local firewall rules that apply with other firewall rules enforced by Group Policy.

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Disable: 'Allow Basic authentication (Client)'

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Disable: 'Allow Basic authentication (Server)'

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Disables the lock screen camera toggle switch in PC Settings and prevents a camera from being invoked on the lock screen.By default, users can enable invocation of an available camera on the lock screen.If you enable this setting, users will no longer be able to enable or disable lock screen camera ...

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Disables the lock screen slide show settings in PC Settings and prevents a slide show from playing on the lock screen.By default, users can enable a slide show that will run after they lock the machine.If you enable this setting, users will no longer be able to modify slide show settings in PC Setti ...

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This policy setting controls Event Log behavior when the log file reaches its maximum size.If you enable this policy setting and a log file reaches its maximum size, new events are not written to the log and are lost.If you disable or do not configure this policy setting and a log file reaches its m ...

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This setting controls whether local administrators are allowed to create connection security rules that apply with other connection security rules enforced by Group Policy.

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Disable: 'Disallow Digest authentication'

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This policy setting specifies whether Work Folders should be set up automatically for all users of the affected computer. If you enable this policy setting, Work Folders will be set up automatically for all users of the affected computer. This prevents users from choosing not to use Work Folder ...

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Select On to allow Windows Firewall to filter network traffic. Select Off to prevent Windows Firewall from using any firewall rules or connection security rules for this profile.

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Windows Firewall with Advanced Security uses the settings for this profile to filter network traffic.

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Setting controls the auto-restart functionality of the operating system

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This policy setting allows you to deny or allow NTLM authentication within a domain from this domain controller. This policy does not affect interactive logon to this domain controller.

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This policy setting allows you to deny or audit outgoing NTLM traffic from this Windows 7 or this Windows Server 2008 R2 computer to any Windows remote server.This policy is supported on at least Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2.Note: Audit and block events are recorded on this computer in the Op ...

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This policy setting allows you to create an exception list of servers in this domain to which clients are allowed to use NTLM pass-through authentication if the Network Security: Restrict NTLM: Deny NTLM authentication in this domain is set.The naming format for servers on this exception list is the ...

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This policy setting allows you to create an exception list of remote servers to which clients are allowed to use NTLM authentication if the Network Security: Restrict NTLM: Outgoing NTLM traffic to remote servers policy setting is configured.The naming format for servers on this exception list is t ...

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This policy setting allows you to manage whether the Install Updates and Shut Down option is displayed in the Shut Down Windows dialog box.

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This setting controls whether local administrators are allowed to create local firewall rules that apply together with firewall rules configured by Group Policy.

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Setting displays notifications to the user when a program is blocked from receiving inbound connections.

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This policy setting determines whether a domain member should attempt to negotiate encryption for all secure channel traffic that it initiates.

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Uncontrolled system updates can introduce issues to a system. Obtaining update components from an outside source may also potentially provide sensitive information outside of the enterprise. Optional component installation or repair must be obtained from an internal source.

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This policy setting allows you to deny or allow incoming NTLM traffic.This policy is supported on at least Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2.Note: Block events are recorded on this computer in the Operational Log located under the Applications and Services Log\/Microsoft\/Windows\/NTLM.

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This policy setting determines whether the account name of the last user to log on to the client computers in your organization can display in each computers respective Windows logon screen. If you enable this policy setting, intruders cannot collect account names visually from the screens of deskt ...

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Select this option to have Windows Firewall with Advanced Security display notifications to the user when a program is blocked from receiving inbound connections.

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This policy setting allows you to enable RemoteApp programs to use advanced graphics, including support for transparency, live thumbnails, and seamless application moves. This policy setting applies only to RemoteApp programs and does not apply to remote desktop sessions.If you enable or do not conf ...

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Enable: 'Allow unencrypted traffic (Service)'

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This policy setting determines whether a CD-ROM is accessible to both local and remote users simultaneously. If you enable this policy setting, only the interactively logged-on user is allowed to access removable CD-ROM media. When this policy setting is enabled and no one is logged on interactively ...

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This policy setting allows users to change the size of the pagefile. By making the pagefile extremely large or extremely small, an attacker could easily affect the performance of a compromised computer. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited list of accounts. Accounts can ...

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This policy setting determines whether users can log on as Terminal Services clients. After the baseline member server is joined to a domain environment, there is no need to use local accounts to access the server from the network. Domain accounts can access the server for administration and end-use ...

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Specifies whether or not the user is prompted for a password when the system resumes from sleep. If you enable this policy, or if it is not configured, the user is prompted for a password when the system resumes from sleep. If you disable this policy, the user is not prompted for a password when t ...

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Domain member: Maximum machine account password age

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This policy setting determines whether to disconnect users who are connected to the local computer outside their user accounts valid logon hours. It affects the SMB component.

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This policy setting allows you to specify the amount of continuous idle time that must pass in an SMB session before the session is suspended because of inactivity.

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This policy setting allows you to manage configuration of remote access to all supported shells to execute scripts and commands.

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Hiding the computer from the Browse List removes one method attackers might use to gether information about computers on the network.

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IPSec exemptions are limited

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Terminal Services / Remote Desktop Services - Prevent users from connecting using Terminal Services or Remote Desktop

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This policy setting controls the ability of anonymous users to enumerate the accounts in the Security Accounts Manager (SAM).

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This policy setting determines whether the system shuts down if it is unable to log Security events.

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This is the setting that turns on or off UAC. Disabling this setting effectively disables UAC.

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This policy setting controls the behavior of Admin Approval Mode for the built-in Administrator account.

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This security setting determines whether a different account name is associated with the security identifier (SID) for the account "Guest." Renaming the well-known Guest account makes it slightly more difficult for unauthorized persons to guess this user name and password combination. The ...

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This policy setting determines which registry paths will be accessible after referencing the WinReg key to determine access permissions to the paths.

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This policy setting controls the behavior of the elevation prompt for administrators on computers running Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and later versions of Windows.

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This policy setting controls whether User Interface Accessibility (UIAccess or UIA) programs can automatically disable the secure desktop for elevation prompts used by a standard user.

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Control Event Log behavior when the log file reaches its maximum size (System)

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This policy setting determines whether the Transport Layer Security/Secure Sockets Layer (TLS/SSL) Security Provider supports only the TLS_RSA_WITH_3DES_EDE_CBC_SHA cipher suite.

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This policy setting determines whether users can create global objects that are available to all sessions. Users can still create objects that are specific to their own session if they do not have this user right. Users who can create global objects could affect processes that run under other users& ...

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This policy setting determines the number of days that you must use a password before you can change it.

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This user right is useful to kernel-mode components that extend the object namespace. However, components that run in kernel mode have this user right inherently. Therefore, it is typically not necessary to specifically assign this user right. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma ...

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This policy setting determines which users who are logged on locally to the computers in your environment can shut down the operating system with the Shut Down command. Misuse of this user right can result in a denial of service condition. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma deli ...

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This policy setting determines what happens when the smart card for a logged on user is removed from the smart card reader.

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Disable: 'Enable RPC Endpoint Mapper Client Authentication'

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This policy setting determines which users can create symbolic links. In Windows Vista, existing NTFS file system objects, such as files and folders, can be accessed by referring to a new kind of file system object called a symbolic link. A symbolic link is a pointer (much like a shortcut or .lnk fi ...

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Disable: 'Configure Offer Remote Assistance'

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Specifies whether or not the user is prompted for a password when the system resumes from sleep.

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This policy setting specifies whether the computer that is about to host the remote connection will enforce an encryption level for all data sent between it and the client computer for the remote session.

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This policy setting determines whether users can increase the base priority class of a process. (It is not a privileged operation to increase relative priority within a priority class.) This user right is not required by administrative tools that are supplied with the operating system but might be r ...

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This policy setting determines which accounts will not be able to log on to the computer as a batch job. A batch job is not a batch (.bat) file, but rather a batch-queue facility. Accounts that use the Task Scheduler to schedule jobs need this user right. The Deny log on as a batch job user right ov ...

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This policy setting determines the least number of characters that make up a password for a user account.

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This policy setting allows administrators to enable the more precise auditing capabilities present in Windows Vista. Uses subcategory setting to override audit policy categories.

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Specify the 'Configure minimum PIN length for startup'

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This policy setting allows other users on the network to connect to the computer and is required by various network protocols that include Server Message Block (SMB)?based protocols, NetBIOS, Common Internet File System (CIFS), and Component Object Model Plus (COM+). When configuring a user right i ...

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This policy setting allows users to manage the system's volume or disk configuration, which could allow a user to delete a volume and cause data loss as well as a denial-of-service condition. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited list of accounts. Accounts can be eit ...

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This policy setting allows users to shut down Windows Vista based computers from remote locations on the network. Anyone who has been assigned this user right can cause a denial of service (DoS) condition, which would make the computer unavailable to service user requests. Therefore, Microsoft recom ...

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This policy setting determines whether a computer can be shut down when a user is not logged on.

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This policy setting determines the number of renewed, unique passwords that have to be associated with a user account before you can reuse an old password.

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Specify the 'Account Lockout Threshold'

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MSS: (PerformRouterDiscovery) Allow IRDP to detect and configure DefaultGateway addresses (could lead to DoS)

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This policy setting controls the behavior of the elevation prompt for standard users on computers running Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and later versions of Windows.

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This policy setting helps prevent Terminal Services clients from saving passwords on a computer.

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This policy setting allows accounts to log on using the task scheduler service. Because the task scheduler is often used for administrative purposes, it may be needed in enterprise environments. However, its use should be restricted in high security environments to prevent misuse of system resources ...

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By default, all administrator accounts are displayed when you attempt to elevate a running application.

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Specify the maximum log file size (KB) (System)

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The 'MSS: (TcpMaxDataRetransmissions IPv6) How many times unacknowledged data is retransmitted (3 recommended, 5 is default)' setting should be configured correctly.

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This setting determines the behavior for inbound connections that do not match an inbound firewall rule. The default behavior is to block connections unless there are firewall rules to allow the connection.

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This policy setting controls whether the elevation request prompt is displayed on the interactive user's desktop or the secure desktop.

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This security setting allows a security principal to log on as a service. Services can be configured to run under the Local System, Local Service, or Network Service accounts, which have a built in right to log on as a service. Any service that runs under a separate user account must be assigned the ...

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This policy setting determines if the server side SMB service is required to perform SMB packet signing.

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This policy setting determines the length of time before the Account lockout threshold resets to zero. The default value for this policy setting is Not Defined. If the Account lockout threshold is defined, this reset time must be less than or equal to the value for the Account lockout duration setti ...

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This policy setting allows users to change the Trusted for Delegation setting on a computer object in Active Directory. Abuse of this privilege could allow unauthorized users to impersonate other users on the network. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited list of accounts ...

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This setting determines the behavior for inbound connections that do not match an inbound firewall rule. The default behavior is to block connections unless there are firewall rules to allow the connection.

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This policy setting determines if the server side SMB service is able to sign SMB packets if it is requested to do so by a client that attempts to establish a connection.

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This policy setting determines which users or processes can generate audit records in the Security log. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited list of accounts. Accounts can be either local or located in Active Directory, they can be groups, users, or computers. Fix: (1 ...

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This policy setting determines how network logons that use local accounts are authenticated.

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This policy setting allows users to configure the system-wide environment variables that affect hardware configuration. This information is typically stored in the Last Known Good Configuration. Modification of these values and could lead to a hardware failure that would result in a denial of servic ...

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Disable: 'Control Event Log behavior when the log file reaches its maximum size' for Application

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This policy setting determines what additional permissions are assigned for anonymous connections to the computer

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This policy setting makes the Recovery Console SET command available.

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This policy setting specifies whether Terminal Services always prompts the client computer for a password upon connection.

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This policy setting specifies whether Search Companion should automatically download content updates during local and Internet searches.

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This policy setting determines who is allowed to format and eject removable media.

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This policy setting allows one process or service to start another service or process with a different security access token, which can be used to modify the security access token of that sub-process and result in the escalation of privileges. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma ...

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This privilege determines which user accounts can modify the integrity label of objects, such as files, registry keys, or processes owned by other users. Processes running under a user account can modify the label of an object owned by that user to a lower level without this privilege. When configu ...

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This policy setting determines which users can change the auditing options for files and directories and clear the Security log. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited list of accounts. Accounts can be either local or located in Active Directory, they can be groups, users, ...

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This policy setting allows users to take ownership of files, folders, registry keys, processes, or threads. This user right bypasses any permissions that are in place to protect objects to give ownership to the specified user. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited list of ...

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This policy setting controls the behavior of application installation detection for the computer.

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This policy setting allows users to dynamically load a new device driver on a system. An attacker could potentially use this capability to install malicious code that appears to be a device driver. This user right is required for users to add local printers or printer drivers in Windows Vista. When ...

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This setting enables the prevention of the execution of unsigned or invalidated applications. Before enabling this setting, it is essential that administrators are certain that all required applications are signed and valid.

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This policy setting determines whether packet signing is required by the SMB client component.

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This policy setting prevents users from sharing the local drives on their client computers to Terminal Servers that they access.

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Disable this policy setting to prevent the SMB redirector from sending plaintext passwords during authentication to third-party SMB servers that do not support password encryption.

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This policy setting determines the length of time that must pass before a locked account is unlocked and a user can try to log on again. The setting does this by specifying the number of minutes a locked out account will remain unavailable. If the value for this policy setting is configured to 0, lo ...

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This setting determines the behavior for inbound connections that do not match an inbound firewall rule.

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This policy setting determines whether a domain member can periodically change its computer account password.

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The registry value entry AutoAdminLogon was added to the template file in the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\ registry key

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When this policy setting is enabled, a secure channel can only be established with domain controllers that are capable of encrypting secure channel data with a strong (128-bit) session key.

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This policy setting determines which registry paths and sub-paths will be accessible when an application or process references the WinReg key to determine access permissions.

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This policy setting allows the administrator account to automatically log on to the recovery console when it is invoked during startup.

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This policy setting configures the Program Compatibility Assistant (PCA) to diagnose failures with application and driver compatibility. If you enable this policy setting, the PCA is configured to detect failures during application installation, failures during application runtime, and drivers block ...

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This policy setting determines whether a domain member should attempt to negotiate whether all secure channel traffic that it initiates must be digitally signed.

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This policy setting specifies whether Windows Messenger can collect anonymous information about how the Windows Messenger software and service is used.

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Enable: 'MSS: (EnableICMPRedirect) Allow ICMP redirects to override OSPF generated routes'

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This policy setting allows a process to create an access token, which may provide elevated rights to access sensitive data. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited list of accounts. Accounts can be either local or located in Active Directory, they can be groups, users, or c ...

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The machine lockout policy is enforced only on those machines that have Bitlocker enabled for protecting OS volumes.

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This security setting determines which users are prevented from logging on at the computer. This policy setting supersedes the Allow log on locally policy setting if an account is subject to both policies.Important:If you apply this security policy to the Everyone group, no one will be able to log o ...

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This policy setting controls whether application write failures are redirected to defined registry and file system locations.

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Always install with elevated privileges

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This policy setting determines whether a user can log on to a Windows domain using cached account information.

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Network security: Minimum session security for NTLM SSP based (including secure RPC) client applications.

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Disable: 'do not process the run once list'

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This policy setting allows a process to keep data in physical memory, which prevents the system from paging the data to virtual memory on disk. If this user right is assigned, significant degradation of system performance can occur. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited l ...

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When enabled, this policy setting restricts anonymous access to only those shares and pipes that are named in the Network access: Named pipes that can be accessed anonymously and Network access: Shares that can be accessed anonymously settings.

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This policy setting determines which user accounts will have the right to attach a debugger to any process or to the kernel, which provides complete access to sensitive and critical operating system components. Developers who are debugging their own applications do not need to be assigned this user ...

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This policy setting specifies the type of challenge/response authentication for network logons. LAN Manager (LM) authentication is the least secure method; it allows encrypted passwords to be cracked because they can be easily intercepted on the network.

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This policy setting configures whether or not fixed data drives formatted with the FAT file system can be unlocked and viewed on computers running Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP with Service Pack 3 (SP3), or Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2) operating systems.

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This policy setting allows a user to adjust the maximum amount of memory that is available to a process. The ability to adjust memory quotas is useful for system tuning, but it can be abused. In the wrong hands, it could be used to launch a denial of service (DoS) attack. When configuring a user ri ...

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This policy setting allows Local System services that use Negotiate to use the computer identity when reverting to NTLM authentication.

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Allowing unsecure RPC communication exposes the system to man in the middle attacks and data disclosure attacks. A man in the middle attack occurs when an intruder captures packets between a client and server and modifies them before allowing the packets to be exchanged. Usually the attacker will mo ...

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Audit the access of global system objects is disabled

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This setting controls whether local administrators are allowed to create local firewall rules that apply together with firewall rules configured by Group Policy.

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This policy setting allows users who do not have the Traverse Folder access permission to pass through folders when they browse an object path in the NTFS file system or the registry. This user right does not allow users to list the contents of a folder. When configuring a user right in the SCM ent ...

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This policy setting determines which users or groups have the right to log on as a Terminal Services client. Remote desktop users require this user right. If your organization uses Remote Assistance as part of its help desk strategy, create a group and assign it this user right through Group Policy. ...

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Enable: 'Network access: Do not allow storage of credentials or .NET Passports for network authentication'

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This policy setting determines which users can bypass file, directory, registry, and other persistent object permissions when restoring backed up files and directories on computers that run Windows Vista in your environment. This user right also determines which users can set valid security principa ...

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This security setting determines the period of time (in days) that a password can be used before the system requires the user to change it. You can set passwords to expire after a number of days between 1 and 999, or you can specify that passwords never expire by setting the number of days to 0. If ...

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This policy setting determines the level of data signing that is requested on behalf of clients that issue LDAP BIND requests.

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Network security: Minimum session security for NTLM SSP based (including secure RPC) server applications.

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This policy setting controls the ability of anonymous users to enumerate SAM accounts as well as shares.

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This policy setting allows a process to assume the identity of any user and thus gain access to the resources that the user is authorized to access. When configuring a user right in the SCM enter a comma delimited list of accounts. Accounts can be either local or located in Active Directory, they c ...

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Specify the maximum log file size (KB) (Security)

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Control Event Log behavior when the log file reaches its maximum size (Security)

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When this setting is configured to Enabled, users are not required to use the CTRL+ALT+DEL key combination to log on to the network.

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Specify the maximum log file size (KB) (Application)

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This policy setting specifies whether the tasks Publish this file to the Web, Publish this folder to the Web, and Publish the selected items to the Web are available from File and Folder Tasks in Windows folders.

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The entry appears as MSS: (ScreenSaverGracePeriod) The time in seconds before the screen saver grace period expires (0 recommended) in the SCE.

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The system is configured to prevent name-release attacks

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This policy setting determines whether the account name of the last user to log on to the client computers in your organization will be displayed in each computer's respective Windows logon screen.

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Enable: 'Prevent the computer from joining a HomeGroup'

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This policy setting determines whether the SMB client will attempt to negotiate SMB packet signing.

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This policy setting allows users to circumvent file and directory permissions to back up the system. This user right is enabled only when an application (such as NTBACKUP) attempts to access a file or directory through the NTFS file system backup application programming interface (API). Otherwise, t ...

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This policy setting determines which users can interactively log on to computers in your environment. Logons that are initiated by pressing the CTRL+ALT+DEL key sequence on the client computer keyboard require this user right. Users who attempt to log on through Terminal Services or IIS also require ...

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This policy setting controls whether applications that request to run with a User Interface Accessibility (UIAccess) integrity level must reside in a secure location in the file system.

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This policy setting determines whether the LAN Manager (LM) hash value for the new password is stored when the password is changed.

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This policy setting prohibits users from connecting to a computer from across the network, which would allow users to access and potentially modify data remotely. In high security environments, there should be no need for remote users to access data on a computer. Instead, file sharing should be acc ...

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This policy setting determines whether local accounts that are not password protected can be used to log on from locations other than the physical computer console

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This security setting determines if the Guest account is enabled or disabled. Default: Disabled. Note: If the Guest account is disabled and the security option Network Access: Sharing and Security Model for local accounts is set to Guest Only, network logons, such as those performed by the Microso ...

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Enables or disables the Store offer to update to the latest version of Windows.If you enable this setting, the Store application will not offer updates to the latest version of Windows.If you disable or do not configure this setting the Store application will offer updates to the latest version of W ...

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It is feasible for a attacker to disguise a Trojan horse program as a printer driver. The program may appear to users as if they must use it to print, but such a program could unleash malicious code on your computer network. To reduce the possibility of such an event, only administrators should be a ...

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This policy setting determines which users can use tools to monitor the performance of non-system processes. Typically, you do not need to configure this user right to use the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) Performance snap-in. However, you do need this user right if System Monitor is configured ...

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This privilege determines which user accounts can increase or decrease the size of a process's working set. Default: Users The working set of a process is the set of memory pages currently visible to the process in physical RAM memory. These pages are resident and available for an applicatio ...

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This policy setting determines how far in advance users are warned that their password will expire.

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The policy setting allows programs that run on behalf of a user to impersonate that user (or another specified account) so that they can act on behalf of the user. If this user right is required for this kind of impersonation, an unauthorized user will not be able to convince a client to connect for ...

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MSS: (TCPMaxDataRetransmissions) How many times unacknowledged data is retransmitted (3 recommended, 5 is default)

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Password must meet complexity requirements.

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Enable: 'Configure Solicited Remote Assistance'

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This policy setting lets you control whether Microsoft accounts are optional for Windows Store apps that require an account to sign in. This policy only affects Windows Store apps that support it.If you enable this policy setting, Windows Store apps that typically require a Microsoft account to sign ...

CPE    1
cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_8.1
CCE    188
CCE-34900-1
CCE-35724-4
CCE-34771-6
CCE-34892-0
...
*XCCDF
xccdf_org.secpod_benchmark_NIST_800_171_R1_Windows_8_1

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