Our guide to bridging the shortcomings of Active Directory’s password management features

As an IT administrator, most of your tasks revolve around password management. With most organizations using Active Directory (AD) to manage their IT, a major portion of your tasks are AD-based. However, it’s no secret that AD hasn’t evolved well …

ADSelfService Plus 1 min read 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 Read

Empower students to reset their passwords by themselves

Back to school Active Directory password management blues are a huge problem. If you’re an IT administrator at an educational institution, you know exactly what we’re talking about. At the start of the school year, the huge flow of new …

ADSelfService Plus 2 min read Read

Why password blacklisting is so important, and how to do it in Active Directory

Enable security measures against weak, common passwords

Passwords are still the most popular authentication method used to grant users access to critical business resources. According to the 2017 State of Authentication Report, more than half of US companies use only passwords to protect their intellectual property …

ADSelfService Plus 2 min read Read

Strengthen your first line of defense against hackers

Passwords are the first line of defense between a hacker and your data. A decade ago, a password alone may have kept your data secure, but today, that’s no longer the case. The easiest way for a hacker to gain …

ADSelfService Plus 2 min read Read

Tighten Windows security with two-factor authentication

A few decades ago, organizations were content knowing their network resources were password protected. With the increasing number of security breaches and digital crime, being password protected doesn’t carry as much weight as it once did.

According to Verizon’s 2018 

ADSelfService Plus 2 min read Read

A spot-on single sign-on solution

Businesses adopt a swarm of applications like G Suite, Office 365, and Salesforce to help employees work more efficiently. This may not always fare well for end users, especially when the number of adopted applications is high and users have …

ADSelfService Plus 2 min read Read

[Free white paper] Benefits of Active Directory-based single sign-on 

While many organizations aren’t afraid to adopt multiple applications to increase productivity, they often compromise on certain value-adding features for cost-reduction. One such feature is Active Directory (AD)-based single sign-on (SSO). Companies don’t realize the potential of such a key …

ADSelfService Plus 2 min read Read