How to Mitigate Privilege Escalation with the Tiered Access Model for Active Directory Security

One of the most important security controls in an Active Directory (AD) forest is the prevention of privilege escalation paths. The tiered…

Use Privileged Access Workstations to Mitigate Security Threats in Your Active Directory

The workstation an administrator uses to perform privileged tasks such as managing Active Directory (AD) is a high-value target for a…

What Is an Active Directory Health Check?

Our automated AD DS health check process looks at hundreds of configuration settings, including DNS, FSMO roles, replication, sites and…

How To Get the MIM Synchronization Service Groups

Learn how to find out what security groups grant access to the MIM Synchronization Service

Reduce Help Desk Calls with Self-Service Password Reset

Forgotten passwords are a key driver of Help desk calls for many organizations. They are also a major cost factor. Azure Active Directory…

Three Things to Plan for When You Add Single Sign-On

Enabling single sign-on (SSO) for SaaS applications adds convenience for end users, as well as reduces security risks and enables you to…

Secure Anywhere Access to Business Applications without a VPN

With the Azure AD Application Proxy, you can provide remote access to web applications and Remote Desktop Services (RDS) farms without…

Automated Office 365 License Assignment with Azure AD Premium

Without a license, end users will not be able to use Office 365 services like Exchange Online or OneDrive for Business, so it’s critical…