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MCSA 70-687 Cert Guide: Configuring Microsoft Windows 8.1 by Harry Holt, Randy Bellet, Don Poulton

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13. Configuring Authentication and Authorization

This chapter covers the following subjects:

Controlling Windows Logon: Managing Windows 8.1 effectively means understanding the authentication and logon technologies available and selecting the right level or combination of processes for the given environment. In this section, you learn about the processes for verifying the identity of objects, services, and users in Windows 8.1, and the techniques available for ensuring only proven identities are recognized and allowed access to resources.

Managing Credentials: Credentials in Windows (and most computers systems) are the account name and authentication details that provide access to systems and resources. This section details how to manage ...

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