Exchange Server 2003: Planning Security

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


To discuss how to plan the protection of an Exchange Server 2003 organization from security threats

Target Audience

Systems administrators, systems engineers, systems analysts, IT consultants, and IT professionals with responsibility for planning and implementing Exchange Server 2003; learners preparing for MCSE certification exams


A working knowledge of Windows Server 2003 and Active Directory design; a working knowledge of Exchange Server 5.5, Exchange Server 2000 and Exchange Server 2003; a working knowledge of networking, including TCP/IP, DNS, and IIS; some understanding of Internet protocols such as POP3, IMAP4, SMTP, and HTTP may be beneficial

Expected Duration

80 min.

Course Objectives

Exchange Server 2003: Planning Security

  • select suitable authentication and encryption methods for an Exchange Server 2003 organization in a given scenario.
  • plan for the prevention of external security threats to Exchange Server 2003 in a given scenario.
  • identify potential security threats from within an Exchange Server 2003 organization and plan for their prevention.
  • plan an Exchange 2003 security strategy for a given scenario.