How to create a protection template for an Organizational Unit with Change Auditor for Active Directory

If you're familiar with Change Auditor for Active Directory, you know it's one of Dell's flagship software products, with good reason.

A perennial award winner, Change Auditor for Active Directory proactively tracks, reports and alerts on vital configuration changes to Microsoft Active Directory — in real time and without the overhead costs of native auditing.

This powerful Windows auditing tool enhances security by instantly reporting who made the change when, where and from which workstation. This eliminates the risks associated with day-to-day modifications. You can also compare the original and current values for fast troubleshooting and remediation. To ensure internal security and compliance at your next IT audit, Change Auditor for Active Directory generates intelligent, in-depth forensics and audit-ready reports so you’ll have an audit trail for auditors and management.

Object Protection

But did you know Change Auditor also provides protection against changes to the most critical Active Directory objects, such as accidentally deleted OUs and modified GPO settings? In this 12.5-minute video, we'll demonstrate how to create a protection template for an Organizational Unit with Change Auditor for Active Directory from Quest.

 

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