Just wondering if anyone has had any experience when using roaming profiles and folder redirection that when a user logs in they get past the welcome screen and you see the mouse that it just stays blank (black) till the screen saver turns on. Once the user logs in from the screen saver then there desktop is there.
This process allows computer passwords to be managed and secured without using LAPS. This is an improvement on an existing process, enhanced to store password encrypted, instead of clear-text files within SQL
Transferring FSMO roles is done when an admin wants to split roles between certain Domain Controllers or the Domain Controller holding the Roles has been forcefully demoted using dcpromo / forceremoval
Attackers love to prey on accounts that have privileges.
Reducing privileged accounts and protecting privileged accounts therefore is paramount. Users, groups, and service accounts need to be protected to help protect the entire Active Directory …