The best way to secure the administrator account

User Kevin Rose offers this suggesting for securing the administrator account.



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The best way to secure the administrator account is to rename it, ex. _netadmin, and set the password. Then, rename the guest account to administrator and lock out the account.


This was first published in February 2002

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