In AD environment, we can use password policy to define passwords security requirements. These settings are located under Computer Configuration | Policies | Windows Settings | Security Settings | Account Policies Before Windows server 2008, only … [Continue reading] about Step-by-Step guide to setup Fine-Grained Password Policies
In Active Directory environment users have to update their passwords when its expire. In some occasions, it is important to know when user password will expire. For user account, the value for the next password change is saved under the attribute … [Continue reading] about When AD password will expire?
Multifactor authentication (MFA) is commonly use to protect applications, web services which is publish to internet. It helps to verify the authenticity of the authentication requests. There are many multifactor service providers. Some are cloud … [Continue reading] about Step-by-Step guide to configure Azure MFA with ADFS 2016
I am sure most of you aware what is single sign-on (SSO) in Active Directory infrastructure and how it works. When we extend identity infrastructures to Azure by using Azure AD, it also allows to extend Single Sign-On capabilities to authenticate in … [Continue reading] about Azure Active Directory Seamless Single Sign-On (Azure AD Seamless SSO)
When organizations want to use same user name and passwords to log in to on-premises and cloud workloads (azure), there are two options. One is to sync user name and password hashes from on-premises active directory to azure AD. Other option is to … [Continue reading] about Azure Active Directory Pass-through Authentication