Application White Listing with Microsoft Applocker

Adopting Software Restriction Policies (SRP) by using Applocker for Windows 7 systems is an efficient method for providing strong protection against malicious code.

This paper provides guidance and considerations for Applocker, which if properly implemented, can prevent the execution of unauthorized code regardless of the delivery mechanism, whether it be via drive by infection,  USB, CD, targeted script injection or by other methods.

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