About Security Management

About Security Management

The following sections provide information about security management.


LSA Policy

Maintains information about all aspects of local security on a system. Also provides services for translation between names and security identifiers (SIDs).

Password Filters

Enables you to implement password policy and change notification.


Provides any application that starts programs from external sources the ability to query security policy for approval before an executable is started.

Service Security Attachments

A set of Microsoft Management Console (MMC) tools that simplify configuration and analysis of system security in the Microsoft Windows operating system.




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