In this module you learned how to specify security baseline for clients' endpoints based on the different options that are available. You learned that the selection of the appropriate security baseline starts with the understanding of which operating system the security baseline needs to be applied to. You learned how to define the security requirements for servers and the importance of understanding the server's role as the server's role will dictate the hardening settings that should be applied.

You learned how to specify security requirements for mobile devices and clients. The considerations regarding application isolation and operating system hardening. In addition, you learned more how to specify requirements for securing Active Directory Domain Services, and how to design a strategy to manage secrets, keys, and certificates.

In addition, you learned the options available for remote access and the security operations frameworks, processes, and procedures. Lastly, you learned about some capabilities available in Windows 10/11 that can help you during forensics investigation.

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