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Active Directory Monitoring: Backup and Recovery - Options for AD CS

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Jonathan Summers

In the previous article we looked at the operations and processes regarding backup and recovery of AD DS information, namely the AD DS database and its objects. In this article we will be looking at the backup options for some of Active Directory’s other modules such as Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS). Your Active Directory monitoring solution should be tracking events for AD CS to ensure the information is backing up successfully.

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Office 365 Basic Authentication Update

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Jaap Wesselius

Almost a year ago, in March 2020, I wrote an article called Microsoft stops basic authentication, now what on this site about Microsoft’s plan to decommission Basic Authentication in Office 365. The Covid-19 pandemic took over the world and a lot of projects were postponed. This was also the case of the Basic Authentication project at Microsoft, but the decommissioning is still planned although there are some serious changes in Microsoft’s planning. Time for an update.

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