This series will focus on helping out 1st time Synology users that are willing to dive into the NAS universe and not sure how to and what to do 1st.
The series is divided into 5 sections with one intro topic.
From powering on your NAS all the way to DSM OS install and RAID configuration
Part 2: USER ACCOUNTS
User and group management and how to setup 2FA
Part 3: SHARED FOLDERS
Shared folder creation, permissions, remote mapping, and file/folder access.
Part 4: SERVICES
List of the most common apps and services that you should start with divided into categories: Productivity, Backup, Multimedia, Utilities
Part 5: SECURITY & ACCESS
The final part of this series covering a lot of option:
GENERAL HARDENING OPTIONS
USER HARDENING AND SECURE ACCESS
- DSM and app updates
- Port configuration
- QuickConnect, DDNS, custom domain
- SSL certificates
SECURE METHODS OF ACCESS VIA THE INTERNET
- Hardening your user account
- Trusted/untrusted client settings (former AutoBlock)
- Password manager
- App and data permissions
- Secure SignIN (DSM 7 only)
- Reverse Proxy