How Does Renaming an Active Directory Group Impact User Access, People Picker, and Audience Targeting in SharePoint 2010?

I've done some research and testing to determine how rename of a Group in Active Directory impacts SharePoint 2010, and my best understanding provided below.  I believe much of this would be applicable for SharePoint 2013, too. About Active Directory (AD) Groups Groups are used to collect user accounts, computer accounts, and other groups into…


Best Practices for Authorizing User Access to SharePoint Sites Using SharePoint Groups/Permissions/Inheritance

The Office support topic “Introduction: Control user access with permissions” explains three SharePoint security features that work together to help you control user access to sites and content on sites. These features are: SharePoint groups Permission levels Permissions inheritance and site structure Using these three features, what are best practices for SharePoint security design and…

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