Security Properties

Description

Contains a variety of features aimed at securing a managed task. Each task can be individually password protected to prevent either read access or read/write access. This prevents unauthorized editing, viewing or manual execution of a tasks in a multi-user environment. Also supports encryption of task steps.

Practical Usage

Mainly used to make a task more secure by providing password protection and/or encryption for its properties.

Parameters

Property

Description

Password protect this task

If enabled, allows you to enter a password in which to secure the associated task (disabled by default). Enabling this parameter activates other options.

Password

Specify the password to be used to protect the task.

Confirm Password

Enter the password again for verification.

Require password for the following events

Indicates the type of task event(s) should that should be password protected. The available options are:

  • Run Manually - A password is required in order to run the task manually via the Task Administrator Run button.

  • Modify Properties - A password is required in order to modify the properties of the task via the Task Builder.

  • View Properties - A password is required in order to view the properties of the task via the Task Builder.

Encrypt

Click this button to encrypt task steps.

  See Also

Details Properties

Errors Properties

General Properties

Logging Properties

Logon Properties

Priority Properties

Task Isolation Properties

Triggers Properties