A Primer to SharePoint Security


Apart from the fact that SharePoint enables users to easily create collaborative web sites, another empowering feature is the ability for users to define and manage site security and
Apart from the fact that SharePoint enables users to easily create collaborative web sites, another empowering feature is the ability for users to define and manage site security and

related permissions. However, dealing with SharePoint security and user permissions is a double edged sword. It is easy to configure and easy to mess up.

I’ve met a lot of people with great ideas and good intentions for their SharePoint solution but their achilles heel has always been the poor understanding of SharePoint security and the implications of it if not defined appropriately.

So with that being said, I recorded this SharePoint Security 101 screencast as I was explaining it in a recent training class I facilitated. Enjoy!

One thought on “A Primer to SharePoint Security

  1. Hi Dux,

    Do you know of any federal government entities currently using SharePoint both internally and externally on the same servers – using AD to authenticate on the network and FBA externally?

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