[Samba] best practice for domain admins

Stefan G. Weichinger lists at xunil.at
Wed Aug 7 10:00:39 UTC 2019

Am 07.08.19 um 11:45 schrieb Rowland penny via samba:
> On 07/08/2019 10:25, Stefan G. Weichinger via samba wrote:
>> I expect the next "you should know" here.
>> How do you handle administrative accounts in your samba/windows domains?
>> I have to provide some accounts for the so-called admin users at the
>> customer ... in some cases they learned the main admin pwd (yes, bad)
>> and used it for installing this and that.
>> Add their own users to group "domain admins"?
>> I'd like to take away the main admin pwd from them. I have to.
> Rule one, never tell anyone the Administrator password
> Try reading about delegation on Active Directory.

started ...

will try first with setting up a specific user for the backups

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