What Can I Do With Windows PowerShell?

Security and Security Descriptors

The following articles provide a brief introduction to carrying out security-related tasks by using Windows PowerShell; these tasks include such things as configuring the Windows PowerShell script execution policy and retrieving the digital signature or security descriptor from a file or folder. As is so often the case with Windows PowerShell, the code snippets found in these articles can either be included within a Windows PowerShell script or typed directly into the Windows PowerShell console.