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How Chooseus Life Insurance lost its customers’ cardholder details and their trust

In August 2019, reporters began flocking to Chooseus Life Insurance’s head office in Detroit after news leaked that thousands of the company’s customers had lost money due to …

ADAudit Plus , General 2 min read Read

Recovering from OneDrive for Business ransomware attacks

Ransomware has been a growing threat in recent years, and experts now estimate the cost of these attacks at $7.5 billion in the USA alone in 2019. The affected institutions include 966 government agencies, educational establishments, and healthcare providers. Since …

RecoveryManager Plus 2 min read Read

This 2020, stay on top of your IGA game

The Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) market has seen rapid growth in recent years and it is estimated to reach almost $6 billion by 2021. With more companies jumping onto the IGA bandwagon in 2020, it’s time to step …

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Prevent your organization’s worst IT nightmare using five password management practices

Data breaches are a nightmare for an organization. Not only do they impact a company’s reputation, but they often end up costing huge sums of money. IBM and Ponemon Institute’s 2019 Cost of Data Breach report states that the average …

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Our Weekly IT Security Podcast series is 10 episodes strong! Have you tuned in yet?

We would like to thank you for your overwhelming support for our Weekly IT Security Podcast series. ManageEngine’s 15-time Microsoft MVP, Derek Melber; Vivin Sathyan and Harish Sekar, senior technical evangelists; and IT security expert Siddharth Sharathkumar have all …

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How many domain admins is too many? 

Administrative accounts and groups have powerful rights, privileges, and permissions to perform critical actions in Active Directory (AD), member servers, and workstations. There are four main built-in administrative groups in AD: Enterprise Admins, Domain Admins, Schema Admins, and the Administrators. …

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Our Active Directory and IT security virtual seminars are back. Register now!

We’re happy to announce that our popular Active Directory (AD) and IT security virtual seminar is back, better than ever, bringing the closest feel yet to an actual seminar by allowing attendees to see the presenters. There are two back-to-back …

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Fast-track bulk Office 365 object creation with O365 Manager Plus

User account creation is a long-winded process that involves various configurations. Such a tiresome, manual process is naturally prone to errors, especially while creating user accounts in bulk. Errors made in the user provisioning process will result in frustrated users …

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Mapping drives using Group Policy preferences

For years, IT administrators have been relying on logon scripts for mapping users’ network drives in a Windows domain environment. However, more recently, administrators have found an effective alternative in Group Policy preferences and are increasingly making the switch. Mapping …

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