• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Windows 10 adds new security features. Explore local user and Microsoft accounts, Azure AD, certificate-based authentication, and how to implement Windows Hello and virtual smart cards.

Learning Objectives

Configuring Windows 10 Devices: Secure Identities

  • configure local user and Microsoft accounts
  • configure Homegroup
  • configure domain accounts
  • configure cloud accounts
  • describe what Azure AD is
  • configure sign-in options
  • describe certificate based authentication
  • describe where certificates come from
  • describe how certificate-based authentication works
  • configure Windows hello
  • describe the configuration stages for Windows hello
  • configure virtual SmartCards
  • add a Microsoft account

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.