IT administrators like everything centralized, including security. We want to be able to do and see everything from one place, and a main advantage of a Windows domain (vs. a peer-to-peer network) is that you can control security in a centralized manner. But as Randy Franklin Smith points out, there are some security events that you might miss if you don’t monitor workstation logs as well as server logs. He’s holding a free webinar on November 11 to demonstrate this. You can register here:
About The Author
Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.