Gain insights into user behavior and detect insider threats

A whopping 60 percent of cyberattacks are caused by insiders. This could be due to excessive access privileges, an increasing number of devices with access to sensitive data, and the growing complexity of information technology. To make matters worse, traditional …

Active Directory 1 min read

[Free webinar] Bridging the gaps left by Active Directory password policies

IT administrators have tough jobs. From keeping the network running to servicing piles of support requests, their hands are always full. Even with so much on their plate, security is one element they can’t ignore.

Due to its low-risk, high-reward …

Active Directory 1 min read

Quick tips to ensure your Azure AD is safe from threats

According to the 2018 Netwrix IT Risks Report, 42 percent of organizations are ready to migrate their business to the cloud. If you’re one of them, and you’ve decided to take the sky-high risk of moving your Active Directory …

ADAudit Plus 1 min read

File server auditing: Excluding certain files and file types

In order to improve the efficiency of audit reports, administrators auditing a file server may decide not to monitor certain files and file types. With ADAuditPlus’ Exclude Configuration feature, certain files and file types can be excluded from auditing without …

Active Directory 1 min read

Tracking insider threats with AI

If you thought masked hackers in dark rooms spreading malware were your only security concern, think again. In its Insider Threat Report for 2018, Crowd Research Partners brought to light that almost 90 percent of organizations find themselves vulnerable …

ADAudit Plus 1 min read

Telecommuting is catching up fast—it’s on you to empower your workforce

According to Upwork’s Future Workforce Report, fifty-five percent of the surveyed managers agree that remote work among full-time employees is more common now. These same managers say they expect up to thirty-eight percent of their full-time workers will work …

Active Directory 2 min read

All you need to know about the November Azure AD MFA outages

In early November of 2018, Microsoft’s Azure Active Directory (AD) multi-factor authentication (MFA) service suffered two global outages. The first outage occurred on November 19, 2018, and users of Azure AD authentication services—including users of Office 365, Dynamics, and other …

O365 Manager Plus 2 min read

Securing Hybrid Active Directory webinar series

Active Directory (AD) administrators are heading into 2019 with security on their minds. The attacks of the past combined with the movement toward hybrid environments has added a new set of responsibilities to every AD administrator. Since many organizations now …

Active Directory 1 min read

Five best practices for Active Directory password management [Free webinar]

Passwords are an unavoidable part of both employees’ and IT administrators’ lives. Organizations need a solution that can combat redundant IT service calls, manage passwords efficiently, facilitate password self-service, and do much more, from anywhere, at any time. Are you …

ADSelfService Plus 1 min read

Minimizing membership in the local Administrators group on workstations

If you have a long list of users with administrative rights, there’s a good chance you’ve offered excessive amount of privilege to accounts that don’t need them. Your IT staff has no control over local Administrators or their desktops. This …

Active Directory 3 min read