Join Brian Culp for an in-depth discussion in this video Explore account policies, part of Windows 10: Manage Identity.
- [Voiceover] So despite all the technologies…that are at your disposal in a Windows 10 environment…or a Windows 2012 active directory server environment,…most of your account security comes down…to configuring password policies.…Now why isn't this called password policies…and it's called account policies?…It's because securing accounts used for log on…has more to do with just the password.…It can define account lockout duration…if someone is trying to submit multiple passwords.…
So certainly related but password polices…isn't a broad enough term to explore this topic.…So again, in the test objectives,…and here, in this lesson, we call them account policies,…and you'll see how to configure those in just a moment.…So as we explore account policies…just know that the reason that we start to look into this…and the reason that some of these…other technologies continue to be developed…is that often times in a network or on a computer…the password is the weakest link when it comes to security.…
So for example it's not always easy to make sure…
Windows expert Brian Culp covers app installation and management; the core differences between local, domain, and Microsoft accounts; techniques for authenticating and authorizing accounts; workgroup support; and domain-level authentication options, such as multifactor authentication, Windows Hello, and virtual smart cards.
Note: This course maps to the Manage Identity domain from the Microsoft Exam 70-697: Configuring Windows Devices. Review the exam objectives here.
- Installing and managing Office 365 and Windows Store apps
- Disabling access to Windows Store
- Enabling and performing sideloading
- Sideloading an app with Microsoft Intune
- Supporting local, domain, and Microsoft accounts
- Working with Group Policy
- Supporting workgroups and domains
- Sharing resources in a workgroup
- Configuring multifactor authentication
- Configuring Windows Hello and virtual smart cards
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Supporting Windows Store and Cloud Apps
2. Supporting Authentication and Authorization
Understanding accounts2m 12s
3. Supporting Workgroups and Domains
4. Understanding Authentication Options
Next Steps1m 7s
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