Creating a Security Fortress in Your Active Directory Environment

Wednesday, March 20 | 11:15AM–12:00PM ET | Room 557
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
Idle permissions and forgotten accounts are two key areas ripe for compromise in your identity system. Learn how an attacker can use back doors in your Active Directory environment to gain access to your systems, applications, and confidential information. Find out how a few minor changes by your administrators can increase your security footprint and lower your attack surface.

Outcomes: Be able to analyze the difference between your AD domain with Microsoft ESAE standards* Identify (in)direct paths to compromise in an AD environment * Deploy ESAE on your production domain


  • David Rowe

    Active Directory Security Engineer, Harvard University

Resources & Downloads

  • Nercomp 2019 David Rowe AD_Sec_Tools ESAE

    Updated on 11/26/2019