7 Best Practices for Better Management of AD Groups
Active Directory (AD) groups are relatively easy to create but often hard to manage. Too often even the best IT departments lose track of what is going on with AD groups. IT may not even know if a group is still serving a purpose, or if membership is accurate.
Read this white paper to learn how you can get a handle on AD groups by following best practices including:
- Requiring multiple owners for groups to facilitate timely contact with IT
- Periodically performing audits to determine validity of memberships
- Routinely having group owners attest to the continuing need for the group