The Best and Worst Microsoft Products - Windows Server 2003
8. Windows Server 2003
With the many security headaches caused by Windows 2000 Server, Microsoft realized that it had to make big changes to regain the trust of IT administrators. Windows Server 2003 took a much stricter approach to security than 2000, with most services turned off rather than on by default. As a result, Windows Server 2003 has proven to be a very stable and secure server platform.