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Microsoft® Windows® XP Step by Step, 2nd Edition by Online Training Solutions

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Chapter 3. Managing Computer Security

Managing Computer Security

Chapter 3 at a Glance

In this chapter you will learn to:

  • Change your computer’s name.

  • Create, modify, and delete user accounts.

  • Set user account passwords.

  • Represent user accounts with pictures.

  • Enable multiple people to log on simultaneously.

  • Analyze your computer’s security.

  • Configure Internet security zones.

  • Configure Windows Firewall

In the old days, computers were isolated, and the only way to get information from one to another was to transfer it on a floppy disk. With the advent of networks, information transfer became easier, but so did the possibility that the information stored on a computer ...

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