You work as a System Administrator for company Inc. The company has a Windows Server 2016 Active
Directory-based single domain single forest network. The functional level of the forest is Windows Server
You are planning to create a group that can be used only for non-security functions, such as distributing e-mail messages.
Which of the following groups will you create?
A. Application group
B. User group
C. Distribution group
D. Security group
You should create a distribution group. A distribution group is used for non-security related functions.
Administrators use a distribution group when the only function of the group is non- security related, such as
sending e-mail messages to a group of users at the same time.
Distribution groups cannot be used to assign permissions.
A, B: There are no such group types as user and application in Windows Server 2016.
D: A security group is used to define permissions on resources and objects. It can be listed in discretionary
access control lists (DACLs). Security groups can also be used for non- security purposes. A security group
has all capabilities of a distribution group.