Folder and File Permissions

Practice Labs Module
Time
40 minutes
Difficulty
Intermediate

The Folder and File Permissions module provides you with the instruction and Server hardware to develop your hands on skills in the defined topics. This module includes the following exercises: Understand Shared Folders and NTFS Permissions, Understand Effective Permissions.

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Overview

Introduction

The Folder and File Permissions module provides you with the instruction and Server hardware to develop your hands on skills in the defined topics. This module includes the following exercises:

  • Understand Shared Folders and NTFS Permissions
  • Understand Effective Permissions

Lab Objectives

The following exam objectives are covered in this lab.

  • IC3-GS5: Computing Fundamentals, Computer Software Architecture, Security.

Exercise 1 - Understand Shared Folders and NTFS Permissions

In this exercise, you will revisit file system security using Share permissions and NTFS security.

A Windows 8.1 user given the correct group membership (added to Power Users group on a local computer) can share and set NTFS permissions on folders in a file system.

Exercise 2 - Understand Effective Permissions

In corporate environments, a user will be accessing files and folders found in network servers. Network administrators apply security on the server’s file system to prevent unauthorized access to proprietary data.

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