End User Devices Security Guidance: Windows 8.1
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Configuration guidance for the use of Windows 8.1 for remote working at OFFICIAL
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Published: 23 January 2014
Updated: 14 September 2015
- AppLocker rules have been tweaked to fix a bug with some printers, and the firewall rules have been updated to improve Network Location Awareness on devices that use a user-initiated VPN connection
- Change in recommendations around VPN in line with Microsoft good practice. Modified firewall rules for Kerberos to help with DirectAccess deployment.
- Updated VPN recommendations following certification of Windows VPN client
- Group Policy settings updated to reflect feedback; Wording changes to maintain consistency across all the platforms.
- Minor correction in AppLocker Group Policy settings
- First published.