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I would like to know if you know of a document where Windows 2000 security has been graded against the "Orange Book".

If not, does Microsoft provide the following sort of documentation with Windows 2000:

1. Security Features User's Guide
2. Trusted Facility Manual
3. Test Documentation
4. Design Documentation


Is their any other grading mechanism apart from the Orange Book, that I can use to grade Windows 2000.

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Zaid
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It has been given the equivalent of a C-2 rating under the now obsolete Orange Book rating system. The new system is called the "Common Criteria".

A good discussion of it is given here:

http://www.windowsecurity.com/articles/Windows-Common-Criteria-Certification-Part-I.html

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/prodtech/win2000/secureev.mspx

http://niap.nist.gov/cc-scheme/st/ST_VID4002.html

http://www.microsoft.com/windows2000/server/evaluation/news/bulletins/win2kcomcrit.asp

Information about the "old" certification is given here:

http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/1999/Dec99/GovernmentPR.asp

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