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RE: stick a laptop to a LAN
From: "Beauford, Jason" <jbeauford () EightInOnePet com>
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2006 09:09:16 -0500

I'm not sure of the details here, but this MAY be a possibilty.  

Create IPSEC policies which allow the laptop to connect to only your
network (secure server required etc..).  Then lock down that snapin so
that only domain Admins can edit it.

Maybe others on the list can add more to this idea...?

Kind Regards,

Jason M. Beauford. 

        |  -----Original Message-----
        |  From: Steven Meyer [mailto:meysteven () gmail com] 
        |  Sent: Friday, January 20, 2006 6:24 AM
        |  To: security-basics () securityfocus com
        |  Subject: stick a laptop to a LAN
        |  Hi everyone,
        |  We already had a few discussions about preventing 
        |  laptop to connect to our secured network.
        |  My question would be the exact opposite: we have a 
        |  secured network with one laptop for external 
        |  presentations.The only way to to put anything on the 
        |  laptop is threw the network (CD ROM, usb, diskette 
        |  etc. are disabled). But the real problem is how to 
        |  protect the laptop from being connected to a other 
        |  network and be infected with spyware, virus etc... 
        |  and even worse having some of our data going threw 
        |  other LANs.
        |  how could I be sure that the laptop will ONLY be 
        |  able to connect to our LAN and not any other.
        |  Thanks for any help or hints.
        |  Steven Meyer

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