2008r2 GPO and Sophos security policy documentation

Any one can share Security policies Documents on sohphos Firewall.and also Server 2008R2 Group policy Document
venkata s  s sharma AradhyulaSr. system administratorAsked:
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Shaun VermaakTechnical SpecialistCommented:
For Windows 2008 R2, download the CIS benchmark document. Everything IMO in there
btanExec ConsultantCommented:
For Sophos, you should be able to see administrator deployment guide on practice in firewall settings.

Importantly, run a learning period in monitor mode for seeing the application needed access through firewall, and after the period, fine tune setting till you are satisfied. Once you have covered everything, create policies from your rules and assign them as required. Reset the firewall to 'Block by default' from monitor mode such that it will then block all traffic that is not specified in your policies.


 Here is one on client best practice in firewall setting baseline.


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