Blocking system changes

Posted on 2006-05-22
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I have two computers on a Cyber Cafe.

The computers are running XP Home and have two users (administrator and guest).

Administrator has password. Guest does not have password.

I have some needs:
1) I don't want guest users changing their passwords.
2) I don't want guest users changing Lan Settings in Internet Explorer.
3) I don't want guest users having access to nothing except Internet Explorer and MSN Messenger.
4) I don't want guest users putting malicious code in the Cafe machines.

Is there an way of doing this easily (some software application, maybe)?
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by:Dmitri Farafontov
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Perhaps a protection by DeepFreeze can solve your issues. Basically you create an image and freeze it. Upon reboot all of the changes are instantly wiped off.
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by:Michael Pfister
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Have a look at WinRollback: http://www.datapol.de/dpe/security/winrollback/index.html

Should do what you need.

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