Access Control Network

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

9 videos  //  51 minutes of training

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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.

Course syllabus

NTFS PermissionsDuration: 3:48

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

NTFS Permissions DemoDuration: 5:13

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

Share PermissionsDuration: 3:30

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

Share Permissions DemoDuration: 6:29

A demonstration of share permissions.

Encrypting File SystemDuration: 2:5

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

Encrypting File System DemonstratedDuration: 8:39

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

Data Encryption Using BitLockerDuration: 7:06

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

Anti Encryption Feature DemoDuration: 2:32

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

Add Auditing to Monitor Shared ResourcesDuration: 11:45

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

Meet the author

Robert McMillen

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Robert McMillen started his career as an IT administrator for a manufacturing company after earning his CompTIA A+. He quickly learned how to fix and troubleshoot desktops and laptops, but his real passions were networking and server administration. Shortly after, he earned his first MCSE and Cisco CCNA and has continued with various certifications over the years (now over 50). He earned a Microsoft Certified Trainer certification and seven MCSEs. He started a successful consulting company in 2001 and eventually sold it in 2017 to focus on teaching networking and security in college and being a video and book author.

Some interesting jobs he's performed include restoring the Enron emails for the Justice Department, training troops headed to Iraq on network security, and managing a billion dollar merger of Cisco network and Microsoft technologies.

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