How to Find Inactive User Accounts in Active Directory

How to find inactive user accounts in active directory

Did you know inactive user accounts can lead to major security risks? Center for Internet Security says “it is easier for a threat actor to gain unauthorized access through valid user credentials than through hacking accounts”. This is just one reason why you should be searching Active Directory for inactive user accounts and disabling them … Read more

Group Policy Lock Screen: Configuration Guide

Enable the lock screen using group policy step by step guide. Also shows you how to disable the policy on coputers.

In this guide, you will learn how to enable the Windows lock screen using group policy. In addition, I’ll show you how to disable (exclude) the lock screen policy from specific users and computers. I will walk through creating a policy to lock the screen after 15 minutes of inactivity. You can change the timeout … Read more

Active Directory LDAP Field Mappings

This page provides a mapping of common Active Directory fields to its LDAP attribute name.  When using Active Directory users and computers you will see the Microsoft provided friendly names. Under the hood of Active Directory these fields are actually using an LDAP attribute. You can see the LDAP attribute name in the attribute editor.  … Read more