3DSC 2.2: Standard User Accounts

Though it is a phrase that is normally applied to the corporate or government sectors, personal computers should also employ and adhere to the Principle of Least Privilege (PLP).  The Principle of Least Privilege is a concept stating that any user should have only the permissions necessary to do his or her job.  At the home-user level this means creating and using a Standard User account rather than performing day-to-day operations on an Administrator account. Today’s security task is to implement the PLP by setting up a standard user accountContinue reading “3DSC 2.2: Standard User Accounts”