Updated: July 18, 2009

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2

System security policy settings and audit events allow you to track system-level changes to a computer that are not included in other categories and that have potential security implications. This category includes the following subcategories:

For more information about audit events that are generated by System audit settings in Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7, see Security Audit Events for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 (

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