Block USB, Floppy by registry or group policy

Wataw
Wataw used Ask the Experts™
on
Dear all,
Is there any reference provide me to block the USB and Floppy by registry or group policy. My company currently using GFI End Point Security4, but the licenses are not enough. Please help.
Best regards,
Wataw
Comment
Watch Question

Do more with

Expert Office
EXPERT OFFICE® is a registered trademark of EXPERTS EXCHANGE®
Commented:
This is for USB

http://www.petri.co.il/disable_usb_disks_with_gpo.htm

Or this from M$

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555324

You could also block drive letters, but these two should do you fine.
Commented:
GPO don't work the desired way as compared to end point.

Either a customized endpoint solution or current one should be the best to have.

Commented:
GPOs have worked fine for me to lock down users. The only downside that we have seen with it is that there was no way to "on the fly" disable to locks on a system if needed.

Author

Commented:
Not working.

Do more with

Expert Office
Submit tech questions to Ask the Experts™ at any time to receive solutions, advice, and new ideas from leading industry professionals.

Start 7-Day Free Trial