Best Practices for Edge Server Security

Lync Server 2010

Topic Last Modified: 2012-10-18

  • Create a new subnet just for the Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Edge Servers.

  • Enhance the security of the routing rules for access to that subnet (disable broadcast, multicast, and traffic to other perimeter network subnets).

  • Refrain from changing the service account under which edge services run.

  • Read and use the information in Protecting the Edge Server Against DoS and Password Brute-Force Attacks in Lync Server 2010 at