Whether you are upgrading or starting with a new operating system out of the box, give yourself the peace of mind that your system will be secure by taking a few necessary actions. In this course, Martin Guidry guides you through each essential security step. Martin takes you through familiar ground, such as standard account setup with accounts, authorization, user groups, and permissions. He also takes you through unfamiliar territory like enhanced features and new products, examining BitLocker, Encrypting File System (EFS), Windows Defender, IPsec, and VPN. Martin shows you how to protect your computer from a network attack, apply security policies in Group Policy, use remote desktop, and more. He gives you step-by-step walkthroughs, in addition to best practice discussions.
- Martin Guidry Security Operations Specialist at Peraton
Martin Guidry is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and an authority on topics such as SQL Server and SharePoint.
Martin has over 3,000 hours of classroom experience teaching over 600 students, and he has passed 46 Microsoft Certification exams, which prompted Microsoft to hire him to write future exams. A native of Carencro, Louisiana, Martin earned a bachelor’s degree from University of Louisiana, where he pursued graduate work in computer science. Martin has done freelance consulting in software development and database design since 1997.