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Sharepoint Password Expiration Example: Poor UI

 

SharePoint password expiration: that alone is often enough to make chills run down the back of a typical IT administrator. Regardless of the environment, SharePoint remains a popular choice for many organizations. Reasons vary, of course, but the fact remains that SharePoint shows up just about everywhere, even today. That’s not to say that everything with SharePoint is perfect: simply do a...

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Tags: Authentication Methods, Identity Provider, User Experience, password expiration, Password Management, #SharePoint, User Authentication

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Solving The Dangers of SharePoint Remote Access

SharePoint remote access is not a one-off consideration. Regardless of the platform, remote access always comes with security considerations. With SharePoint being utilized in so many different environments, it is important to understand the dangers of SharePoint remote access. In addition, knowing how to combat these risks is an important milestone.

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Tags: contextual authentication, information security, MFA, remote access, Dynamic Analysis, #SharePoint, Two-Factor Authentication

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How to Deploy SharePoint as an Extranet Site - Consider This

In order to deploy SharePoint as an extranet site, we need to know what extranet means. SharePoint is generally utilized as an intranet portal only available to internal employees. In this setup, SharePoint is accessed only on-premises through local system credentials. There is no access from the Internet. However, as many administrators will tell you, there are a host of benefits for...

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Tags: Authentication, #extranet, Industry Updates, IT Security, Dynamic Analysis, #SharePoint, #strongpassword, User Authentication

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Solving the Problem of SharePoint Account Management

Whether you realize it or not, the chances are relatively high that you have used SharePoint before. Microsoft SharePoint is a popular solution that enables organizations to create websites for various purposes. Capable of being used internally or externally, SharePoint offers a wide array of tools and capabilities for multiple types of situations. Interestingly enough despite this usability,...

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Tags: 2FA, PortalGuard, self-service, account management, Dynamic Analysis, #SharePoint, User Authentication

SharePoint Password Expiration - An Example of Poor UI

SharePoint password expiration: that alone is often enough to make chills run down the back of a typical IT administrator.  Regardless of the environment, SharePoint remains a popular choice for many organizations. Reasons vary, of course, but the fact remains that SharePoint shows up just about everywhere, even today. That’s not to say that everything with SharePoint is perfect: simply do a...

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Tags: Authentication Methods, Identity Provider, User Experience, password expiration, Password Management, #SharePoint, User Authentication

The Challenges of Pairing a Security Solution with SharePoint

With the popularity of SharePoint extranet websites on the rise, the need for comprehensive portal security is ever more apparent.  Having a secure SharePoint login entryway is your first line of defense between your data and unauthorized users, but there can be the ever-ready challenge of security vs. usability.

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Tags: Authentication Security, #infosec, #ITSecurity, #passwordmanagement, PortalGuard, Password Security, #SharePoint, User Authentication