Blue Team

CRW07 Security Baselines / Hardening for Windows Servers and Desktops


4:00pm - 5:15pm

Level: Intermediate

Cristal Kawula


TriCon Elite Consulting

Dave Kawula

Principal Consultant

TriCon Elite Consulting

In today's evolving threat landscape, implementing robust security baselines and hardening practices for Windows servers and desktops is essential to protect sensitive data and mitigate potential risks. This session will dive into the fundamentals of security baselines and provide practical guidance for hardening Windows environments. Participants will learn about industry best practices, security configurations, and tools that can help ensure the integrity and resilience of their systems. Key topics covered include secure baseline configurations, patch management strategies, and implementing effective security policies. By the end of this session, attendees will have the knowledge and tools necessary to strengthen the security posture of their Windows servers and desktops.

You will learn:

  • The concept of security baselines and their importance in safeguarding Windows environments
  • Industry best practices and recommended configurations for hardening Windows servers and desktops
  • Insights into effective patch management strategies and security policy implementation to mitigate potential vulnerabilities and threats