Access Control Network Course

Explore data security, NTFS security and share permissions so that you know how to properly share files and folders securely for your Windows servers.

51 minutes

Course description

Privacy laws require you keep any client data secure. In the videos in this course, you'll learn how to do this using NTFS security and share permissions. You'll also learn how to calculate permissions when both types of security are applied to your Windows folders. You'll also learn about file encryption and auditing file access by users.


Add Auditing to Monitor Shared Resources

Video - 00:12:00

A demonstration of how to enable and read auditing to see what users are doing with the shared files and folders.
Anti Encryption Feature Demo

Video - 00:03:00

A demonstration of how to keep third-party products such as malware from encrypting files on your Windows Server.
Data Encryption Using BitLocker

Video - 00:07:00

A demonstration of BitLocker data encryption, Trusted Platform Module (TPM) and key restoration.
Encrypting File System Demonstrated

Video - 00:09:00

File and folder encryption is demonstrated, along with a recovery agent certificate as a backup.
Encrypting File System

Video - 00:02:00

A discussion of file and folder permission, specifically focusing on Encrypting File System (EFS).
Share Permissions Demo

Video - 00:06:00

A demonstration of share permissions.
Share Permissions

Video - 00:04:00

An examination of share permissions for users to securely open files on a file server.
NTFS Permissions Demo

Video - 00:05:00

A demonstration of file and folder permissions in the security tab.
NTFS Permissions

Video - 00:04:00

A discussion of file and folder permissions in the security tab.

Meet the author

Robert McMillen

Professor Robert McMillen is a college instructor with over 50 technical certifications. He has an MBA and teaches Computer Science at Portland based colleges. Robert has earned multiple MCSEs and an MCT from Microsoft. He is the owner of Tech Publishing, a Portland-based network new media company. Robert has over 20 years of experience in network engineering and earned certifications from companies like Microsoft, Checkpoint, IBM, and Cisco. Some of his higher profile jobs have been restoring email for the government to prosecute Enron executives, training the network vulnerability assessment team for the U.S. Army, and relocating the Xbox world for Microsoft.

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