group policy service restriction prolicy
Posted on 2013-05-26
In my environment, everyone is a local administrator and I want to prevent some of the essential services to be disabled by them. I tried to use the "system services" policy in computer configuration -> windows settings -> security settings but I found difficulties to know what permission i need to assign to a particular service. I tried to follow what I found in the service.msc to assign full control to system, local service and network service but still no luck, it caused services like event viewer, firewall, WMI to stop startup.
What i have setup is like this, e.g, windows firewall, i tried 2 different permission set:-
1> remove local administrators group
2> add local service and give it full permission
3> keep the default system permission (full)
4> keep the default interactive permission (read)
5> add domain admins to have full permission
1> keep local administrators group and remove the "start, stop, pause" permission
2> keep the default system permission (full)
3> keep the default interactive permission (read)
4> add domain admin to have full permission
anyone know how or what I can do to achieve my goal?