Group Policy Blog

Understanding Group Policy Change Auditing

There’s no doubt that the built-in security auditing in Windows is thorough–sometimes too thorough, as anyone who has tried to manage auditing logs in large AD environments knows. But when it comes to auditing Group Policy changes, the native auditing can be lacking. It’s why we built our Group Policy Auditing & Attestation (GPAA) product […]

Group Policy Attestation and tackling GPO bloat

We released a new product last month called Group Policy Auditing & Attestation (GPAA), which provides Group Policy change auditing, rollback, and a cool feature called “GPO Attestation”. If you work for a company that is regulated by one of the various government standards, such as SOX, HIPAA or GLB, you are probably familiar with this term. […]

Group Policy Change Auditing and Attestation from SDM Software

A couple of weeks ago at Microsoft’s TechEd North America conference, we (SDM Software) exhibited at the Tech Expo there, showing off both our existing products, like GPO Exporter and GPO Compare, as well as our brand-new offering: Group Policy Auditing and Attestation (GPAA). I’m particularly proud of GPAA, because it brings together three highly […]