ADManager Plus has a dedicated section for NTFS permissions management, a very crucial user access management operation in an organization.
The file server management section in ADManager Plus offers a GUI through which one can manage permissions on shares, folders, and files in the Active Directory environment. Such GUI-based NTFS permission management offers clarity, and most importantly, an operational efficiency, which makes even such painstaking job as file server permission management an breeze.
Furthermore, a set of prepackaged NTFS permissions reports offers a quick and clear picture of existing permissions, which makes it amply clear to the administrators how permissions should be modified or handled. The reports in this category are as follows:
ADManager Plus' NTFS File permissions management section operates swiftly in a GUI-controlled manner:
Modify NTFS permissions - to define action users can take on folders and files on the network and locally. ADManager Plus facilitates NTFS permissions management in just a few mouse clicks:
Revoke NTFS permissions - to revoke permissions users have on folders and files on the network and locally. Revoking permissions can be done in bulk and in 3 simple steps:
When permissions are disciplined and more accurate, there is more accountability for actions and less room for misuse or tampering data of any kind. Get the free download of this software's trial version to explore all its NTFS permission management options in detail.
NTFS permissions are solely important to manage security internally. NTFS permissions decide and define what actions users can perform on folders and files both locally and over the network. When compared to share permissions, NTFS permissions can be applied at more granular levels, hence the wise usage of these permissions can keep security threats at bay.
Unfortunately, assigning NTFS permissions might not be a one-time action; it poses a lot of challenges. From time to time NTFS permissions of a user might change. Say for example when an employee's role changes (maybe due to a promotion, or transfer, and so forth), there will be change in the groups he belongs to, the resources he will access and so on...
With ADManager Plus NTFS permissions manager one can discipline and organize the NTFS file permissions in bulk, hence making the environment more efficient and secure.