Making SharePoint More Secure

Posted by on Mar 22, 2011 in SharePoint, SharePoint 2010


Learn how to ramp up features to keep SharePoint’s critical data safe by implementing both broad and fine-grained permission management techniques.

To securely manage and maintain the content residing in your SharePoint sites, you have to invest some time into designing an effective security hierarchy. It’s all about ensuring that users can view only the content they have been granted access to. SharePoint gives systems administrators the necessary security methodology to implement both broad and fine-grained permissions. And, happily, security in SharePoint 2010 is managed similarly to how it’s done in SharePoint 2007. Let’s begin by discussing the security hierarchy provided in SharePoint 2010.


Click here to continue reading my article in its entirety published in TechTarget’s February 2011 SharePoint e-Zine.