• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Service accounts are user accounts created for services which define their security context, or access privileges to system and network resources. Discover service accounts and options for Active Directory authentication services.

Learning Objectives

Server 2016 - Identity: Active Directory Service Authentication & Account Policies

  • Service Accounts
  • Group Managed Service Accounts (gMSAs)
  • Kerberos Constrained Delegation (KCD)
  • Service Principal Names (SPNs)
  • Virtual Accounts
  • Password policy settings
  • Password Settings Objects (PSOs)
  • Delegate password settings management
  • Account lockout policy settings
  • Kerberos policy settings
  • Configure Authentication Policies
  • Configure Authentication Policy Silos

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.