Join Martin Guidry for an in-depth discussion in this video Secure Boot, part of Windows 10: Security.
- [Voiceover] In this section, we're going to talk about…the boot process in Windows 10.…In Windows 10, we can think of the boot process…as a three step process.…The first step, or group of steps,…is called Secure Boot, which then leads to Trusted Boot,…which then leads to Early Launch Anti Malware.…We'll talk about each one of these in detail.…The first step, Secure Boot, is handled by the…Unified Extensible Firmware Interface,…which is a standard implemented by your hardware.…
So Windows 10 is not actually involved in this.…At this point in the boot process,…the operating system hasn't started running yet,…it's just the firmware on the motherboard that's running.…UEFI verifies the signature of all firmware files…that are loaded, and that makes it difficult…or impossible for these files to be replaced…without your authorization,…which dramatically reduces the probability…of introducing a virus or malware into the boot process.…
Hence the name Secure Boot.…The security here is that it's going to great efforts to…
In this course, Martin Guidry helps you work through each essential security step. He takes you through familiar ground, standard account setup, covering accounts, passwords, users groups, and permissions. He also takes you through unfamiliar territory, enhanced features and new products, examining BitLocker, Wi-Fi Sense, Windows Defender, and Edge, the new web browser. This course provides instructional step-by-step walkthroughs in addition to best practice discussions. Learn how to protect your computer from a network attack, apply security policies in Group Policy, use remote desktop, and more.
- Setting up passwords, smart cards, and biometrics
- Creating groups and assigning permissions
- Assigning permissions
- Encrypting full discs, file transfers, and networks
- Using anti-virus and anti-malware solutions
- Configuring firewall settings
- Securing remote desktop connections
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 01/31/2018. What changed?
A: The following topics were updated: Windows Firewall, basic configuration of Remote Desktop, and controlling updates for Windows 10. In addition, new videos were added that cover Windows 10 S and virus and threat protection, device performance and health, firewall and network protection, and app and browser control with Windows Defender.
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