workstation management audit

Posted on 2011-10-17
Last Modified: 2012-08-13
Hey - what would a workstation management audit typically focus on?
Question by:pma111
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    Workstation management and Audit talking about...
    1. Update OS Patch and Virus Definitions.
    2. Deactivate unused users/folder shares.
    3. deactivate unused ports.
    4. update softwares (i.e IE etc)
    5. Physical security of your desktop  
    6. Check any vulnerability (ie. everyone fullcontrol share)
     and more...
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    Would you come across 2 and 6 on workstations as opposed servers?
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    Yes, Some of the workstations may have local (admin) users.

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