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Guideline to hardening your SharePoint 2013 against HPE WebInspect

I’ve written many articles on the topic of security with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 in which I shared my experience…

SharePoint and SSL protocol supportability

As SharePoint is a web-based platform it is supposed to have a trusted SSL certificate imported for better security. In…

UrlScan and SharePoint

UrlScan is a security tool that restricts the types of HTTP requests that IIS will process. This tool has number…

Approach to preventing PUT method in SharePoint

I’m not going to do a series of SharePoint security even I have been spending days doing security and SharePoint…

Microsoft Office direct-edit functionality in hardened SharePoint environment

Working and troubleshooting in a highly secure and hardened environment has never been easy. Recently my end users have reported…

Is FrontPage Server Extensions vulnerable in SharePoint 2013?

If you have never performed vulnerability assessment using any tools, you are going to be surprised what the FrontPage Server…

Restricting access to SharePoint 2013 web services

If you have ever developed a facing-public website on top of Microsoft SharePoint platform for large organization, there is probably…

IIS Request Filtering Whitelist and SharePoint 2013

In IT security, whitelist and blacklist is always an everlasting debate. It’s like the causality “which came first, the chicken…

Intranet Collaboration Security in SharePoint – Part 3

The second article of the series covered infrastructure stuffs, basic network security such as building a reliable perimeter that minimizes…

Intranet Collaboration Security in SharePoint – Part 2

The previous article brings out a picture of security that consists of five areas: infrastructure, application, database, content and compliance…

Intranet Collaboration Security in SharePoint – Part 1

The most well-known security story SharePoint folks are hearing these days is the statement of Keith Alexander – the director…

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