Security. It’s that which drives some administrators to early retirement, gray hair, or a permanent room in a padded cell. Okay, that’s an exaggeration… but you get the idea. Security is tops on most every administrator’s list. And with good reason. Incomplete or poor security can bring down a company’s network and/or computer resources. That equates to lost work, which affects bottom line.
Administrators must do all they can to ensure the security of their networks. But for some (especially those without the financial resources), just knowing where to start and what to use is the biggest challenge. With that in mind, here are 10 tools and methods to help you arrive at better network/PC security.