LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: LANDesk has Organized Security Threat Content to Support MBSA Security Settings Checks 08-MAR-2011

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    LANDesk Security and Patch News

     

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    • (March 08, 2011) LANDesk has created a group in the Patch and Compliance tool which provides Security Threat content checks for the Microsoft Security Baseline Analyzer Windows Scan Results. The group is called, “MBSA Security Configuration Check” and provides scanning and remediation support for:
      •          Administrative Vulnerabilities
      •          Additional System Information
      •          Internet Information Services (IIS) Results
      •          SQL Server Scan Results
      •          Desktop Application Scan Results

     

    The Following table provides the mapping information of Microsoft MBSA checks to LANDesk Security Threats:

     

     

    Windows Checks

    LANDesk Security Threat

    Administrators

    ST000001

    Restrict Anonymous

    ST000020

    Guest Account

    ST000008

    File System

    ST000007

    Local Account Password Test

    ST000016

    Windows Firewall

    ST000079

    Incomplete Updates

    LANDesk Patch Manager reports this information.

    Password Expiration

    ST000019

    Automatic Updates

    ST000003

    Autologon

    ST000002

    Windows Firewall

    ST000079

    File System

    ST000007

    Guest Account

    ST000008

    Windows Version

    LANDesk inventory reports this information.

    Shares

    ST000004

    Services

    ST000005

    Auditing

    ST000058

    IIS checks

    LANDesk Security Threat

    MSADC and Scripts Virtual Directories

    ST000017

    Parent Paths

    ST000012

    IISAdimin Virtual Directory

    ST000014

    Sample Applictaions

    ST000013

    IIS Lockdown Tool

    ST000009

    IIS logging Enabled

    ST000010

    Domain Controller Test

    ST000006

    SQL Server checks

    LANDesk Security Threat

    Guest Account

    ST000008

    CmdExec role

    ST000027

    Registry Permissions

    ST000032

    SQL Server/MSDE Security Mode

    ST000026

    Domain Controller Test

    ST000031

    SSIS Roles

    ST000035

    Sysdtslog

    ST000010

    Sysadmin role members

    ST000035

    Sysadmins

    ST000034

    Folder Permissions

    ST000028

    Password Policy

    ST000051

    Service Accounts

    ST000033

    Desktop Application Checks

    LANDesk Security Threat

    Macro Security

    ST000025

    IE Enhanced Security Contfiguration for Non-Administrators

    ST000023

    IE Enhanced Security Contfiguration for Administrators

    ST000022

    IE Zones

    ST000024

     

           

    New Group

    • MBSA Security Configuration Check

     

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • N/A

     

     

    New Patch Downloads

    • N/A

     

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