Vulnerable services and unnecessary networking protocols will be disabled.
Layers of security will be added to protect our system, private documents, browsers and other applications.
If you have attackers on your tail, you may very well be stopped from obtaining critical updates.
Or that you may be compromised when you go online to fetch updates.
Some settings can only be reached with the Configuration Pack.
And we will setup baselines so that we can regularly compare against the current running system to ensure it has not been modified.
Harden Windows 10 - A Security Guide gives detailed instructions on how to secure Windows 10 machines and prevent it from being compromised.
We will harden the system to eliminate lots of attack surface and impede attackers.
If you are on Wi Fi, Right click on Start button Change Adapter Settings and right click disable the Wi Fi interface.
To perform an upgrade from a previous version of Windows, boot that version of Windows and run 'setup' from the DVD drive/USB memory stick.