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Active Directory out of the box defaults aren’t enough to keep your network safe.  Here’s the word on the street about frustrating attackers in your Active Directory environment. It’s easy to make things hard.  But it’s not hard to make things easy. Spin that how you will, running Active Directory efficiently isn’t necessarily easy, but it certainly can be easy to make things hard for attackers in your environment.  Here are some baseline things you can do to make your Active Directory environment frustrating for attackers.  Attackers’ main resource is time, and if you can slow them down and frustrate them, you have a better chance of making attackers look for easier targets, or at least more time for your response team to identify and protect your assets.
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