In SharePoint 2010, Microsoft introduced support for a claims-based identity model. Claims can be used in SharePoint 2010 to enhance security in two different ways. First, they can enhance authentication in SharePoint by going beyond traditional authentication methods to verify additional information about users. Claims can also greatly enhance authorization specifically within the SharePoint 2010 environment.
By leveraging the power of claims and extending its use to authorization, organizations can now effectively manage security and governance policies for accessing valuable information assets.
Would you like to learn more? Read our blog today and discover the benefits of implementing a claims based authorization solution to solve many of the security challenges facing anyone maintaining collaboration and file sharing environments.