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Kris Zentek
February 4th, 2013

Another Hyperlink Use Case

Following on from my previous blog on advanced hyperlink use cases, here is another great use case which I’d like to share.

Alternate execution for On Demand

It is quite common for organizations to implement a general On Demand policy to facilitate access to privileges. This can either be rolled out as a trust based model (backed by auditing), or through helpdesk authorization (with Challenge / Response codes). You may also define a policy that explicitly blocks On Demand admin privileges for specific applications, in which case you would present them with a blocking message:

 

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Privilege Guard 3.0 Reporting Pack Preview

Last week I gave you a sneak preview of Privilege Guard 3.0 (Edit: now Defendpoint), which will be released at the start of the New Year. We will also be releasing two new add on modules for Privilege Guard, and today I want to give you a preview of the Reporting Pack module.

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Centralizing Windows Events with Event Forwarding

If you are interested in centralizing Windows events from your desktops or servers then you should take a serious look at Windows Event Forwarding. Event Forwarding is provided by Windows Remote Management (WinRM) and enables you to get events from remote computers and store them in the local event log of an event collector computer.

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