Microsoft.​Power​Shell.​Security

This section contains the help topics for the cmdlets that are installed with Windows PowerShell Microsoft.PowerShell.Security module. The Security module contains cmdlets and providers that manage the basic security features of Windows.

Microsoft.PowerShell.Security

Convert​From-​Secure​String

Converts a secure string to an encrypted standard string.

Convert​To-​Secure​String

Converts encrypted standard strings to secure strings.

Get-​Acl

Gets the security descriptor for a resource, such as a file or registry key.

Get-​Authenticode​Signature

Gets information about the Authenticode signature for a file.

Get-​Cms​Message

Gets content that has been encrypted by using the Cryptographic Message Syntax format.

Get-​Credential

Gets a credential object based on a user name and password.

Get-​Execution​Policy

Gets the execution policies for the current session.

Get-​Pfx​Certificate

Gets information about .pfx certificate files on the computer.

New-​File​Catalog
Protect-​Cms​Message

Encrypts content by using the Cryptographic Message Syntax format.

Set-​Acl

Changes the security descriptor of a specified item, such as a file or a registry key.

Set-​Authenticode​Signature

Adds an Authenticode signature to a Windows PowerShell script or other file.

Set-​Execution​Policy

Changes the user preference for the Windows PowerShell execution policy.

Test-​File​Catalog
Unprotect-​Cms​Message

Decrypts content that has been encrypted by using the Cryptographic Message Syntax format.