Read the cover story written by Frank Ully, Chief Technical Officer of Oneconsult Deutschland GmbH, in the current issue 10/2020 of iX magazine (available in German only) to learn more about the reasons why Active Directory is becoming increasingly popular not only with administrators but also with attackers.
Moreover, the articles give an insight into the structure and operation of Active Directory and explain how attackers can exploit misconfigurations and the complexity of this service to escalate their privileges.
The three articles of the cover story mark the beginning of a series of articles about Active Directory. Please find the articles (available in German only) under the following links:
- iX 10/2020, S. 40-47: Active Directory: Komfortable IT-Schaltzentrale mit Schwachpunkten – Himmelsgeschenk (PDF)
- iX 10/2020, S. 48-56: Der Verzeichnisdienst Active Directory: einer für alle(s) – Allgegenwärtig (PDF)
- iX 10/2020, S. 58-65: Informationsbeschaffung – was jeder Domänenbenutzer alles sieht – Nach oben gehangelt (PDF)
Click here to view the full online version of the current issue of iX magazine (available in German only).