Unmask malicious insiders with user behavior analytics

Insider threats are both the most successful way to exfiltrate sensitive business data and the hardest cyberattack to detect. This is because these attacks are carried out using legitimate credentials, machines, and access privileges. Simple perimeter defense or rule-based monitoring …

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[Infographic]Three tips to simplify Active Directory compliance and auditing

In the previous blog of this series, “[Infographic] Still manually onboarding users into Active Directory? There’s a better way!“, we discussed the tips and tricks to onboard users into Active Directory. In this blog, let’s discuss what admins …

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Quick tips to ensure your Azure AD is safe from threats

Being the gatekeeper of Microsoft’s cloud solutions, Azure AD comes with a wide range of default security measures; these include insights on risky sign-ins and user accounts that are susceptible to attacks. However, limitations in the native tool, like a …

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Tracking insider threats with AI

If you thought masked hackers in dark rooms spreading malware were your only security concern, think again.

Malicious intent isn’t always the case in such incidents. Most of the time, it’s negligence or accidental disclosure of confidential data by employees …

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Account lockout and management tools

Sometimes, when you get a call regarding a password reset, you can already guess who it’s from. Most organizations have one—that one employee who somehow manages to forget their password and gets locked out of their account more than everyone …

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ADAudit Plus Voted WindowSecurity.com Readers’ Choice Winner

ADAudit Plus WindowSecurity.com Award
Talk about a wonderful holiday gift: Leading Windows security resource site, WindowSecurity.com, recently announced that ManageEngine ADAudit Plus was voted the winner in the Network Auditing category of the 2014 WindowSecurity.com Readers’ Choice Awards.

Better still, ADAudit Plus garnered …

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Real-Time Change Auditing for ​Windows Active Directory

ManageEngine ADAudit Plus recently announced the addition of real-time change auditing for Windows Active Directory. Available immediately, the new feature provides administrators with real-time email alerts, when critical and unauthorized changes are made to AD. Similarly, administrators can view a …

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Resolving configuration failures using ADAudit Plus

ManageEngine ADAudit Plus is a web-based, real-time Windows Active Directory (AD) change auditing and reporting solution. With ADAudit Plus, enterprises can audit AD, Windows file servers, Windows servers, Windows workstations, NetApp filers, EMC servers, printers, and removable storage devices.

At …

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Auditing Changes to ​Group Policy Settings

The complexities of managing a Microsoft Windows Server infrastructure are critically dependent on the numerous Group Policies, each of which is a collection of settings that IT administrators or users use to centrally enforce security settings and other functional settings …

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