Updated: October 11, 2012
Applies To: Windows Server 2012
For more information about the technologies discussed in this guide, see topics referenced in the following sections.
Windows Firewall with Advanced Security Overview (http://technet.microsoft.com/library/hh831365)
This TechNet page contains links to a variety of documents available for Windows Firewall with Advanced Security.
This TechNet page contains links to a variety of documents currently available for Internet Protocol security (IPsec) for Windows available as connection security rules.
Server and Domain Isolation (http://technet.microsoft.com/network/bb545651.aspx)
This TechNet page contains links to documentation about the most common uses for IPsec: server isolation and domain isolation.
Group Policy is a key method for implementing firewall and server and domain isolation designs.
For more information about Group Policy and related technologies, see:
Group Policy Overview (http://technet.microsoft.com/library/hh831791)
This page contains links to the documents currently available for Group Policy.
WMI Filtering Using GPMC (http://technet.microsoft.com/library/6237b9b2-4a21-425e-8976-2065d28b3147)
HOWTO: Leverage Group Policies with WMI Filters (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555253)
This article describes how to create a WMI filter to set the scope of a GPO based on computer attributes, such as operating system.
Organizations can use AD DS to manage users and resources, such as computers, printers, or applications, on a network. Server isolation and domain isolation also require AD DS to use the Kerberos V5 protocol for IPsec authentication.
For more information about AD DS and related technologies, see:
Active Directory Domain Services Overview (http://technet.microsoft.com/library/hh831484)