Join Brian Culp for an in-depth discussion in this video Use Microsoft Passport, part of Windows 10: Manage Identity.
- [Voiceover] This lesson focuses, as you can see,…on Microsoft Passport, and Passports are used…as an alternative to passwords.…Using a password for authentication is simple and easy.…In most cases, is a very effective way to secure a resource,…but there's a few drawbacks to use of a password.…For example, a password can be difficult to remember,…especially if you've enforced password complexity…requirements, they tend to get written down and left…somewhere, or they're just reused off until…one of the things that keeps a password…secure is changing a password.…
Also, someone breaks into a password repository such as a…server, it can expose those credentials and be a risk.…Passwords can also be subject to replay attacks,…and also finally phishing attacks, where someone just…sends and email, social engineering saying hey,…can I have your account credentials so I can put money…in your 401k or something like that, and so…passwords get sent over the wire.…So, Microsoft does have a couple of counter measures.…
In Windows10, Passport can replace passwords…
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
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.