Monthly Archives: June 2010

Restricted Groups Policies (2003 – 2008)

Restricted groups policies allow you to control the membership of sensitive groups through Active Directory rather than through traditional group membership editing tools such as Active Directory Users and Computers or PowerShell. The benefit of using restricted groups policies is … Continue reading

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Authentication Mechanism Assurance – Server 2008 R2

Authentication mechanism assurance is a new feature in Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) in Windows Server 2008 R2. This feature is not enabled by default. It requires a domain functional level of Windows Server 2008 R2 as well as … Continue reading

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Protecting OUs from Deletion – Windows Server 2008

In windows 2008, there is a new feature: that is when create a new OU, the option "Protect container from accidental deletion" was checked by default. And then when you try to delete this OU, the error "access is denied" … Continue reading

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New Active Directory features impress – Recycle Bin feature – 2008 R2

One of the most interesting new capabilities of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) is the Recycle Bin feature, which lets administrators undo accidental deletions of Active Directory objects. In Windows Server 2008 R2, a deleted object is put into … Continue reading

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Network Access Protection (2008)

NAP enforces health requirements by monitoring and assessing the health of client computers when they attempt to connect or communicate on a network. Client computers that are not in compliance with the health policy can be provided with restricted network … Continue reading

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SAN Certificate – Use As Few Host Names as Possible – Exchange 2010

The most important step you can take to reduce the number of host names that you must have and, therefore, the complexity of your certificate management, is not to include individual server host names in your certificate’s subject alternative names. … Continue reading

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OU Based Email Address Policy – Exchange 2010

The recipient container filters the recipients that the e-mail address policy will affect based upon their location in Active Directory. I wonder and think so in Exch-2K7 its possible via cmdshell but still in search of the script.   Please … Continue reading

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