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Security Templates (Windows Embedded Standard 2009)


By using security templates, you can manage auditing policies, user rights, event logging, and other security-related activities. You can create a custom security template for your run-time image by using Windows XP Professional, setting the template defaults, and exporting the template to an .inf file.

You can manage the security policies on your run-time image in the Microsoft Management Console security snap-in.

How to Create a Custom Security Template

Describes the end-to-end process for creating a custom security template for your run-time image.

Creating a Custom Security Template Using the MMC Snap-in

Describes how to use Windows XP Professional to create a custom security template.

Creating a Component for the Custom Security Template

Describes how to componentize a custom security template.

Viewing Additional Security Policies in a Custom Security Template

Describes how to display additional security policies in a security template.

Verifying Security Template Settings on a Run-Time Image

Describes how to verify the security settings on your run-time image.

Best Practices for Security

Describes some of the considerations and processes to make your run-time image more secure.

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