Sunday, January 29, 2012

Microsoft Security Compliance Manager V2 - Part 3

Standalone security policy on windows
Introduction
In my previous 2 post regard to the security compliance manager v2.I have cover for the installation and also how to
use the tools in the domain environment.If you will like to revisit the article you can visit the link above:

In this article I will cover more on how to export the policy from a standalone Microsoft Windows Server and the tool we will use.

Requirement
You will need to have the security compliance manager install on the server or workstation. 

Configuration
  • You will need to install the command line tools before you can start. What you need to do is open your windows explorer and go to the following location which is C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Compliance Manager\LGPO. Next is double click on the LocalGPO file to proceed for installation.
01 local gpo security compliance manager v2
  • You will see the installation wizard start and click next
02 security compliance manager v2 local gpo welcome screen
  • Accept the End-User License agreement and click next.
03 security compliance manager v2 local gpo end user license agreement
  • select the default option and click next.
04 security compliance manager v2 local gpo features install
  • Click the install button
05 security compliance manager v2 local gpo ready to install
  • Once the installation completed, click the finish button.
07 security compliance manager v2 local gpo installation completed
  • Click on start button, and you can see the application is under LocalGPO. Click on the LocalGPO Command-line to start exporting your policy.
08 security compliance manager v2 local gpo command line
  • This is how it look like when you click on it.
09 security compliance manager v2 local gpo command line
  • Type the following command to export the policy. The command will be localgpo.wsf /path:c:\backup /export.
10 security compliance manager v2 local gpo export


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