Security Properties

The Security tab contains many 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.

Parameters

 

Password protect this task

This parameter allows a user to enter a password in which to secure the associated task (this option is disabled by default). When this option is enabled, the following parameters become enabled as well:

 

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

Allows you to select which of the following events requires password authentication:

 

Run Manually

A password is required in order to run the task manually by selecting the task from the Task Administrator and clicking the Run button.

 

Modify Properties

A password is required in order to modify the properties of the task.

 

View Properties

A password is required in order to modify the properties of the task.

 

Task Encryption

This parameter allows a user to encrypt task steps

See Also

Managed Task Properties

About Creating Tasks

Creating a Task Using the Wizard

Creating a Task Without the Wizard