If you’re exploring how to leverage Forms-based Authentication for your SharePoint Extranet, chances are you’ve run into the ASP.NET SQL Membership Provider. Aside from the MSDN link I just pointed to, you’ll probably find countless tutorials about it online, as well as a few open-source products (such as the CodePlex SharePoint FBA Pack) and other commercial products I won’t name here for…Continue
In my work as an IT consultant I spend a lot of time focusing on security, both of content and users. Almost every organisation I work with has questions about how SharePoint deals with these issues, and they can slow down a project right upfront as details are worked out and senior stakeholders reassured.
SharePoint 2013, as many of us know, offers a powerful security model. As well as groups and permission levels, the inheritance model means that right 'out of the box' SharePoint…Continue
SharePoint 2013 has a new and improved search results page functionality:
Another aspect of…Continue
In a study conducted by InfoSecurity-magazine and Emedia and sponsored by Boldon James results show that “shocking two-thirds of SharePoint-using companies in a recent survey have admitted to having ‘no active security policy’ in place for the application”.
In the study they contacted a wide range of business from -25…Continue