Managing access to protected folders

To manage access to confidential folders

This feature is not available in macOS.

  1. From the Windows explorer, right-click on the folder to which you wish to manage access. This may be a folder that was protected automatically by the administrator or by yourself.
  2. Select Stormshield Data Security > Manage access.
  3. In the Manage access window, add or remove users allowed to edit the folder(s).
    • In the Search for user field, enter the full or partial names of the users who will be granted access to the folder and select them from the list that appears. External users who do not have SDS for C&M licenses cannot be added.
    • Next to the names of users, select Allowed to modify access and content if you wish to grant them full access to the protected folder, i.e., privileges to modify folder content and access to the folder. By default, users can only modify content Modify content icon.
  1. Click on Next.
  2. Check the summary and click on Manage.

The folder and files that it contains can now be accessed by all the users that you have authorized.

If a key has availability or validity issues, refer to the section The application indicates issues with keys.