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Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 03 2008 11:13PM
Christian Koerner (misk gmx net) (4 replies)
RE: Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 09 2008 02:43PM
Maxime Ducharme (mducharme cybergeneration com)
RE: Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 06 2008 08:24AM
Davies, Alan (GE Money) (AlanJ Davies ge com)
Re: Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 05 2008 03:55PM
Steve Friedl (steve unixwiz net) (1 replies)
On Sun, May 04, 2008 at 01:13:17AM +0200, Christian Koerner wrote:
> When it comes to Windows hardening and in specific restricting
> Windows' services, the only suggestions that I've found so far are:
> *) disable unnecessary services
> *) restrict network access through packet filtering
>
> What else can be done and isn't it possible to bind Windows' services
> to a specific address/interface, e.g. LAN.

AFAIK, there is no general mechanism to bind services to specific
interfaces or addresses - I know the Services API doesn't have any
such thing. Instead, the application itself must choose to provide a
mechanism for this (which is normally exposed in a GUI or registry entry).

Most don't.

Steve

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RE: Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 09 2008 02:24PM
Wayne S. Anderson (wfrazee wynweb net) (1 replies)
RE: Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 09 2008 05:43PM
Devin Ganger (DevinG 3sharp com) (1 replies)
RE: Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 09 2008 10:23PM
Wayne S. Anderson (wfrazee wynweb net) (1 replies)
RE: Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 13 2008 03:39AM
Ken Schaefer (Ken adOpenStatic com) (1 replies)
RE: Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 21 2008 03:11AM
Wayne S. Anderson (wfrazee wynweb net)
Re: Binding Windows Services to Specific Addresses Only May 05 2008 03:07PM
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