Windows Audit Policies

Audit policies based upon standard Microsoft security templates.

Microsoft Configuration Audits

File Description
Win2kSrv_Best_Practices_v2.audit Consists of a list of best practices checks for a typical Windows 2000 Server system. These checks should only be run against a host running Windows Server operating system. (Last updated February 7, 2008.)
VSG_SSLF_Desktop_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Vista SSLF (Specialized Security Limited Functionality) Desktop settings for the Windows Vista Security Guide. (Last updated December 18, 2007.)
VSG_SSLF_Laptop_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Vista SSLF (Specialized Security Limited Functionality) Laptop settings for the Windows Vista Security Guide. (Last updated December 18, 2007.)
Win2k_baseline_security_v2.audit This template is derived from CIS baseline recommendations for Win2k systems. (Last updated February 7, 2008.)
MSCM_v3.0_Windows_Member_Server_2012.audit This audit file validates configuration guidance for a Microsoft Server 2012 Member Server from the Member Server Security Compliance Baseline 1.0 available in the Microsoft Security Compliance Manager tool v 3.0. (Last updated February 26, 2013.)
Win7_EC_Desktop_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the EC Desktop settings for a Windows 7 system from Security Compliance Management Toolkit for Windows 7. (Last updated November 6, 2009.)
Win7_EC_Laptop_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the EC Laptop settings for a Windows 7 system from Security Compliance Management Toolkit for Windows 7. (Last updated November 6, 2009.)
Win7_SSLF_Desktop_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the SSLF Desktop settings for a Windows 7 system from Security Compliance Management Toolkit for Windows 7. (Last updated July 9, 2010.)
MSCM_v3.0_Windows_Server_2012_DC.audit This audit file validates configuration guidance for a Microsoft Server 2012 Domain Controller from the Domain Controller Security Compliance Baseline 1.0 available in the Microsoft Security Compliance Manager tool v 3.0. (Last updated February 26, 2013.)
Win7_SSLF_Domain_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the SSLF Domain settings for a Windows 7 system from Security Compliance Management Toolkit for Windows 7. (Last updated November 6, 2009.)
MSCM_v3.0_Windows_Server_2012_Hyper-V.audit This audit file validates configuration guidance for a Microsoft Server 2012 Hyper-V from the Hyper-V Security Baseline 1.0 available in the Microsoft Security Compliance Manager tool v 3.0. (Last updated February 26, 2013.)
Win7_SSLF_Laptop_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the SSLF Laptop settings for a Windows 7 system from Security Compliance Management Toolkit for Windows 7. (Last updated July 9, 2010.)
MSCM_v1.0_Microsoft_Office_2010_SSLF_User.audit This audit file validates configuration guidance for a Microsoft Office 2010 SSLF User Policy from the Microsoft Office 2010 Security Baseline available in the Microsoft Security Compliance Manager tool. (Last updated February 24, 2011.)
WSSG_EC_Domain_Controller_Baseline_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Server 2008 EC Domain Controller baseline settings for the Windows Server 2008 Security Guide. (Last updated July 9, 2010.)
WSSG_EC_Domain_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the EC Domain settings for the Windows Server 2008 Security Guide. (Last updated July 9, 2010.)
Win2kPro_Best_Practices_v2.audit Consists of a list of best practices checks for a typical Windows 2000 professional system. These checks should only be run against a host running Windows 2000 professional operating system. (Last updated February 7, 2008.)
MSCM_v1.0_Microsoft_Office_2010_EC_Computer.audit This audit file validates configuration guidance for a Microsoft Office 2010 EC Computer Policy from the Microsoft Office 2010 Security Baseline available in the Microsoft Security Compliance Manager tool. (Last updated February 24, 2011.)
Win7_EC_Domain_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the EC Domain settings for a Windows 7 system from Security Compliance Management Toolkit for Windows 7. (Last updated November 6, 2009.)
WSSG_SSLF_Member_Server_Baseline_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Server 2008 SSLF Member Server baseline settings for the Windows Server 2008 Security Guide. (Last updated July 9, 2010.)
Win2kpro_specialized_security_v2.audit This template introduces the Windows 2000 Professional security baseline that's based on the recommendations made by a NIST, NSA, DISA, SANS, and CIS. (Last updated February 7, 2008.)
WSSG_EC_Member_Server_Baseline_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Server 2008 EC Member Server Baseline settings for the Windows Server 2008 Security Guide. (Last updated July 9, 2010.)
WSSG_SSLF_Domain_Controller_Baseline_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Server 2008 SSLF Domain Controller baseline settings for the Windows Server 2008 Security Guide. (Last updated July 9, 2010.)
MSCM_v1.0_Microsoft_Office_2010_SSLF_Computer.audit This audit file validates configuration guidance for a Microsoft Office 2010 SSLF Computer Policy from the Microsoft Office 2010 Security Baseline available in the Microsoft Security Compliance Manager tool. (Last updated February 24, 2011.)
WSSG_SSLF_Domain_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the SSLF Domain settings for the Windows Server 2008 Security Guide. (Last updated July 9, 2010.)
Vista_Default_Security_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Vista Security Guide. (Last updated February 7, 2008.)
VSG_EC_Domain_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Vista EC (Enterprise) Domain settings for the Windows Vista Security Guide. (Last updated February 7, 2008.)
VSG_EC_Laptop_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Vista EC (Enterprise) Laptop settings for the Windows Vista Security Guide. (Last updated December 18, 2007.)
Win2ksrv-specialized_security_v2.audit This template introduces the Windows 2000 Server security baseline that's based on the recommendations made by a NIST, NSA, DISA, SANS, and CIS. (Last updated February 7, 2008.)
Win2k3_MS_Best_practices_E_v2.audit Consists of a list of best practices checks for Windows 2003. Settings in this document are designed for XP Pro/Server 2003 systems operating in a managed environment where interoperability with legacy systems is not required. It assumes that all operating systems within the enterprise are W2K or later. (Last updated December 18, 2007.)
Win2k3_MS_Best_practices_L_v2.audit Consists of a list of best practices checks for a Windows 2003 system operating with in a legacy environment. Settings in this document are designed for XP Professional/2003 Server systems that need to operate with older systems such as Windows NT, or in environments where older third party applications are required. (Last updated December 18, 2007.)
Win2k3_MS_Best_practices_SSLF_v2.audit Consists of a list of best practices checks for a Windows 2003 system operating within a specialized security limited functionality environment. Settings in this document are designed for XP Professional/2003 Server systems in which security and integrity are the highest priorities, even at the expense of functionality, performance, and interoperability. (Last updated December 18, 2007.)
MSCM_v1.0_Microsoft_Office_2010_EC_User.audit This audit file validates configuration guidance for a Microsoft Office 2010 EC User Policy from the Microsoft Office 2010 Security Baseline available in the Microsoft Security Compliance Manager tool. (Last updated February 24, 2011.)
VSG_EC_Desktop_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Vista EC (Enterprise) Desktop settings for the Windows Vista Security Guide. (Last updated December 18, 2007.)
VSG_SSLF_Domain_v2.audit This Security Configuration Template provides settings to support the Windows Vista SSLF (Specialized Security Limited Functionality) Domain settings for the Windows Vista Security Guide. (Last updated February 7, 2008.)