Solved

Securing a SharePoint Extranet

Posted on 2014-11-26
4
143 Views
Last Modified: 2014-12-02
Hi,


What is the best way to secure a SharePoint Extranet to protect it for access from the internet?


Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:Jack_son_
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 80

Accepted Solution

by:
David Johnson, CD, MVP earned 333 total points
ID: 40467414
1. firewall rules either on the perimeter or the host  machine
2. iis authorization rules.
to name the top 2 ways
0
 
LVL 34

Assisted Solution

by:Seth Simmons
Seth Simmons earned 167 total points
ID: 40467452
yeah i would do firewall rules
lock it down so that incoming http(s) requests are allowed in only from the IP address(es) of the remote location
0
 

Author Comment

by:Jack_son_
ID: 40474158
Thanks,  I think the remote locations sites are on home connections and their ip's could likely change.  Are there other options?
0
 
LVL 80

Assisted Solution

by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
David Johnson, CD, MVP earned 333 total points
ID: 40475214
security and convenience are always at odds with each other.
0

Featured Post

What is SQL Server and how does it work?

The purpose of this paper is to provide you background on SQL Server. It’s your self-study guide for learning fundamentals. It includes both the history of SQL and its technical basics. Concepts and definitions will form the solid foundation of your future DBA expertise.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

When it comes to showing a 404 error page to your visitors, you do not want that generic page to show, and you especially do not want your hosting provider’s ad error page to show either. In this article, I will show you how to enable the custom 40…
These days socially coordinated efforts have turned into a critical requirement for enterprises.
This tutorial will show how to push an installation of Backup Exec to an additional server in both 2012 and 2014 versions of the software. Click on the Backup Exec button in the upper left corner. From here, select Installation and Licensing, then I…
This tutorial will show how to configure a new Backup Exec 2012 server and move an existing database to that server with the use of the BEUtility. Install Backup Exec 2012 on the new server and apply all of the latest hotfixes and service packs. The…

820 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question