Top 3 Tips on Configuring Policies in Active Directory Certificate Services

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Top 3 Tips on Configuring Policies in Active Directory Certificate Services

Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) is a Windows server software solution designed to issue x.509 digital certificates. Certificates have proven to be more secure and easier to use than passwords, and are commonly used for Wi-Fi, VPN and web …

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Smart Card Authentication with Active Directory

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Smart Card Authentication with Active Directory

Industry leaders are constantly looking for solutions to improve wireless network security and efficiency. Organizations must ensure their users can easily access their networks at any time without any security risks. Meanwhile, users shouldn’t have to go through a long …

Top 3 Mistakes Setting Up AD CS Certificate Templates

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Top 3 Mistakes Setting Up AD CS Certificate Templates

In order to use certificates for authentication, a security trend caused by the inadequacies of password-based authentication, a public key infrastructure (PKI) must be in place. Active Directory Certificates Services (AD CS) is Microsoft’s on-premise PKI solution and while it …

How to Manage Certificates Using Azure Active Directory (AD)

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How to Manage Certificates Using Azure Active Directory (AD)

Many Azure customers run credential-based networks with PEAP-MSCHAPv2 authentication. While that may be fine for some, credential-based authentication has major issues with security and user experience. Passwords are a weak choice for authentication because modern cyber attacks can easily bypass …

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Moving Away from AD CS: Certificate-Based Authentication with Azure AD & Jamf

Sam Metzler Education

Moving Away from AD CS: Certificate-Based Authentication with Azure AD & Jamf

Digital certificates are starting to take over as the preferred method of network authentication because of their proven superiority to passwords in security and user experience. Many organizations are wanting to migrate to the cloud to start implementing certificate-based solutions, …