“* User Domain
This Domain is where only one user will have access to it. This can be configured to internal use only. By default, the IT department tries to maintain a certain level of Security for this, so that nobody can access from the outside, only the IT Department can grant access privilege for Remote Access Point. The User Domain will enforce an acceptable use policy (AUP) to define what each user can and cannot do with any company data that he or she has access ...view middle of the document...
Before a user can log into the machine, he/she will need to be verified in order to gain access. At Richman Investments, we provide very secure access for the employee workstations with a username and password. A security protocol requires the password to be changed every 30 days. All computers maintain regular updates and continuous antivirus protection for monitoring. Additionally, no personal devices are allowed on the network.
* LAN Domain
The Local Area Network (LAN) Domain is a group of computers all connected to a single LAN domain. The LAN Domain is a collection of computers connected to one another or to a common medium. All LAN domains include data closets, physical elements of the LAN, as well as logical elements as designated by authorized personnel. It requires strong security and access controls. This domain can access company-wide systems, applications, and data from anywhere within the LAN. The LAN support group is in charge maintaining and securing this domain. The biggest threat to the LAN domain is Un-authorized access to anything (the LAN, the systems, & the data) on the network. One thing we can do is requiring strict security protocols for this domain, such as disabling all external access ports for the workstation.”