For years, organizations have been deploying customized images of Windows to PCs, not only to expedite software installation and provide a default configuration, but also to reduce support costs. Unfortunately, the prevalence of administrative rights and lack of application control allows users to modify system settings and install unwanted software, quickly moving devices away from a default set of configuration standards.

In this on-demand webinar, Windows Security Expert, Russell Smith discusses how to overcome some of the challenges of removing administrative privileges from end users, and the options for implementing application control. Tune in to learn:

  • Windows 10 deployment strategies
  • The challenges related to using standard user accounts in Windows, and how to overcome them
  • How Group Policy can be used to prevent baseline drift
  • The built-in options for implementing application control
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Russell Smith

Security Instructor

Russell Smith specializes in the management and security of Microsoft-based IT systems. In addition to being a Contributing Editor at the Petri IT Knowledgebase and is an instructor at Pluralsight. Russell has more than 13 years of experience in IT, and has written a book on Windows security, co-authored one for Microsoft?s Official Academic Course (MOAC) series, and was a regular contributor at Windows IT Professional magazine.