12.13. Windows 2000
Windows 2000 includes many security features:
Active Directory, which is designed to replace the flat security structure of the current domain architecture (discussed earlier in this chapter)
Encrypting File System
Kerberos version 5
Public key certificate services
Support for smart cards
12.13.1. File System Permissions
The Windows 2000 NTFS permissions build on those established with NT, but with some differences. The following permissions are available for folders and files:
List Folder Contents
The user or group can navigate the directory structure and see listed files. This setting does not provide the user or group any file access beyond seeing the file's name.
Read & Execute
The user can view files and execute ...