File Server Migration: Get Your File Server Back in Shape Now!

By |2022-07-19T10:05:41+02:0007 / 07 / 2021|Active Directory|

Microsoft® Windows is to IT departments like air is to humans. Well, maybe not quite as dramatic, but you really couldn’t imagine one without the other. And using Windows inevitably means you’ll be dealing with permissions, too – and lots of them! Permissions in the Active Directory, permissions on file servers and permissions on [...]

Active Directory Permission Management Explained

By |2022-09-16T15:10:12+02:0016 / 06 / 2021|Active Directory|

Microsoft® Windows is to IT departments like yin is to yang, like whiskey to coke, like grass is to sheep. It’s a symbiosis and the existence of one without the other is almost unimaginable. But being joined at the hip doesn’t automatically make the relationship a healthy one – and the widespread use of [...]

Modify Plus: Secure NTFS Permission Endpoints

By |2021-01-22T15:56:14+01:0022 / 01 / 2021|Active Directory|

To grant users access to files and folders on Windows drives, admins can use either share permissions or NTFS permissions. NTFS (New Technology File System) is the more common method, though, as it allows a more granular approach to granting permissions. Read on to learn how to use the “Modify Plus“ option to further [...]

SAP and AD: Make the Connection With Access Management

By |2020-12-13T10:53:19+01:0003 / 12 / 2020|Active Directory|

Corporations and organizations of a certain size usually rely on some form of ERP software to optimize their business processes. The undisputed market leader in this field is the German company SAP, which currently provides over 100 solutions for various business areas. Several companies even have multiple SAP systems running concurrently. SAP is an [...]

Exchange Mailbox Permissions: How to Track & Manage Mailbox Delegation

By |2022-07-19T10:09:13+02:0004 / 11 / 2020|Active Directory|

A new employee has joined your company! Aside from adding them in Active Directory, this also means creating a new Exchange mailbox for the fresh hire. Easy enough. Personal mailboxes are fairly straightforward. The tricky part comes later, when it’s time to check which additional mailboxes and folders a user has been given access [...]

Does it Make Sense to License tenfold Only for Parts of the AD?

By |2021-08-09T12:45:58+02:0024 / 04 / 2020|Active Directory|

tenfold allows you to manage and monitor access rights across systems automatically and always in compliance with applicable policies. But licensing tenfold only for certain parts of the Active Directory can lead to incomplete and possible faulty logs and reports. In this post, we are therefore going to lay out for you why partial [...]

tenfold Import Feature – Integrate Existing Structures

By |2021-04-12T13:36:11+02:0003 / 06 / 2019|Active Directory|

Organizations who decide to implement access management software commonly ask themselves: what to do with existing infrastructures? What can we do with file server groups that were established as part of a painstaking manual process that took forever? With tenfold, your efforts will not have been in vain because you can simply import these [...]

NTFS Permissions and Share Permissions – What’s the difference?

By |2022-08-01T15:53:33+02:0018 / 04 / 2019|Active Directory|

Organizations rely on share permissions and NTFS permissions to manage access to local resources. Both permission types serve the purpose of protecting sensitive data and preventing unauthorized access. But what is the proper way to combine them and how do NTFS vs. share permissions interact? In this guide, we'll take a closer look at [...]

Access Based Enumeration: How to Enable ABE for Windows Server

By |2022-07-19T10:11:49+02:0017 / 07 / 2018|Active Directory|

Access Based Enumeration (ABE) allows objects (files, folders) on local resources to be hidden from users who do not have permission to access them. Why is this important? Take the lady in our header image, for instance. Let’s call her Ms. McNosy. Without ABE, Ms. McNosy might not be able to view the contents [...]

NTFS Permissions Best Practices: How to Set Permissions Correctly!

By |2022-02-08T09:03:00+01:0016 / 01 / 2018|Active Directory|

NTFS permissions are used to control access to files and folders in Windows environments and are particularly relevant for directories that are shared over a network. While any administrator knows how to set or change NTFS permission levels, the tricky part is how to manage them consistently and efficiently for hundreds or thousands of [...]

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