May the 4th be with you, brave IT pros, geeks and nerds. It’s our day! We’ve collected useful materials to arm you with powerful tools and guides that are designed to help IT Pros gain visibility into their hybrid-cloud IT environments for security and compliance.
Free Tools for IT Pros
Change Notifier for Active Directory
This tool emails you detailed information about changes to Active Directory users, groups and group membership, computers, organizational units and permissions, GPOs, and Exchange Server configurations and permissions.
Effective Permissions Reporting Tool
This tool helps you make sure that employees’ permissions correspond to their roles in your organization by showing who has permissions to what in Active Directory and file shares.
Enables IT administrators and help desk staff identify lockout root causes in a single keystroke. By using the tool you can easily get to the root of the problem, whether it’s improperly mapped network drives, services or scheduled tasks running under stale credentials, or an outdated password saved on a mobile device.
Free How-tos for IT Pros
To detect unauthorized software installation, IT pros need to monitor all changes made to server configuration and timely get alerted on them.
IT pros need to timely detect suspicious file changes to quickly get actionable details for security investigations and spot malicious activity at early stages.
Auditing of both failed and successful logon attempts is extremely important because it helps IT pros detect malicious activity before a data breach occurs.