ASD's Blueprint for Secure Cloud


This section describes the configuration of SharePoint associated with systems built according to guidance in ASD's Blueprint for Secure Cloud.

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External sharing

Content can be shared with
SharePointLeast permissive; Only people in your organization
OneDriveLeast permissive; Only people in your organization
Choose the type of link that’s selected by default when users share files and folders in SharePoint and OneDriveOnly people in your organization
Choose the permission that’s selected by default for sharing linksEdit

Other settings

Show owners the names of people who viewed their files in OneDriveTrue
Let site owners choose to display the names of people who viewed files or pages in SharePointTrue
Use short links for sharing files and foldersTrue

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Acknowledgement of Country
We acknowledge the Traditional Owners and Custodians of Country throughout Australia and their continuing connections to land, sea and communities. We pay our respects to them, their cultures and their Elders; past, present and emerging. We also recognise Australia's First Peoples' enduring contribution to Australia's national security.

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