Logon Locally User Rights on Windows 2000
Posted on 2001-06-26
After I configure the domain controller security policies using MS Security Configuration and Analysis tool, noone can logon to the domain, the error message they got is "The local policy of this system does not permit you to logon interactively". As my understanding, it is regarding the user rights of logon locally. By reviewing the security settings, on the domain controller security policy, logon locally user right is assigned to administrators, terminal clinets, and ftp clients only. By adding everyone group to the list, the problem is solved. My question is assigning logon locally rights to everyone means anyone can go to the server console and logon from there? is it a security hole? As my experience with NT 4.0, logon locally right is only granted to administrators and ftp/www clients. Any idea about how this work in Windows 2000?
Thanks in advance.