Ask the Expert

Where can I publish an Acceptable Use Policy for all my company to see?

I'm the Security Officer for my company, and I want our users to have the Acceptable Use Policy where I know they can see it, everyday. I want to deploy this document to every desktop in the directory (AD) permanently with read and printing rights only. The document is written in MS Word. How can I accomplish this? Thank you for any help that you can render.

    Requires Free Membership to View

Normally, if the policy is not too lengthy, you can make it the logon message every time they have to log on to the machine. If it is really too long for a single display on the screen you could either use a logon script to make sure the document is repeatedly copied to their desktop and even opened, you could use the software deliver options within AD, or you can configure it as their background (whew – that would be nasty).

This was first published in June 2005

There are Comments. Add yours.

 
TIP: Want to include a code block in your comment? Use <pre> or <code> tags around the desired text. Ex: <code>insert code</code>

REGISTER or login:

Forgot Password?
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
Sort by: OldestNewest

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: