Did you know there’s actually a right and wrong way of setting permissions within SharePoint?
Many companies take advantage of SharePoint’s excellent features for knowledge management, but it’s not always obvious how to control permissions to avoid letting the wrong people compromise your data.
Companies need to apply governance in SharePoint to give users correct access to folders, without inappropriately assigning administrator control. SharePoint admins should understand how business rules inform conventions for access control of their company’s information.
Read on for some great tips on how to manage your SharePoint access simply and appropriately.
SharePoint permission settings
Some typical governance points for SharePoint permissions are: