M2823: Implementing & Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code M2823

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Topics Covered (14 topics)

  • After completing this course, students will gain the skills to:
  • Plan and configure an authorization and authentication strategy in a multi-forest organization.
  • Install, configure, and manage a certification authority (CA).
  • Configure, deploy, and manage certificates.
  • Plan, implement, and troubleshoot smart card certificates.
  • Plan, implement, and troubleshoot Encrypting File System (EFS).
  • Plan, configure, and deploy a secure member server baseline.
  • Plan, configure, and implement secure baselines for server roles.
  • Plan, configure, implement, and deploy a secure client computer baseline.
  • Plan and implement Software Update Services.
  • Plan, implement, and troubleshoot data transmission security.
  • Plan and implement security for wireless networks.
  • Plan and implement perimeter security with Internet Security and Acceleration Server (ISA) 2000.
  • Secure remote access.


Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Completed Course 2810 or equivalent knowledge.
  • Experience implementing a Windows® 2000 or Windows Server 2003 Active Directory® environment.
  • Experience with organizational resources such as Web, FTP and Exchange servers, (not expected to have detailed knowledge) shared resources and network services such as DHCP, DNS and WINS also helpful.

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