[gptalk] Re: computers GPO filtered according to users group

  • From: "Nelson, Jamie" <Jamie.Nelson@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 30 Jun 2008 11:15:24 -0500

No problem. Keep in mind that although computers are members of "Authenticated 
Users", they are not members of "Domain Users".

There is actually a separate "Domain Computers" built-in group that is 
exclusively computer objects.

Jamie Nelson | Infrastructure Consultant | BI&T Operations | Devon Energy | 
Work: 405.552.8054 | http://www.dvn.com

-----Original Message-----
From: gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On 
Behalf Of Annick Delanaye
Sent: Monday, June 30, 2008 9:14 AM
To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [gptalk] Re: computers GPO filtered according to users group

OK !

Thanks !

Annick

-----Message d'origine-----
De : gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] De la
part de Nelson, Jamie
Envoyé : lundi 30 juin 2008 15:59
À : gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Objet : [gptalk] Re: computers GPO filtered according to users group

That's because the built-in "Authenticated Users" group includes
computer objects. The computer object itself (NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM) is a
user just like any other as far as Active Directory is concerned.

Regards,

Jamie Nelson | Infrastructure Consultant | BI&T Operations | Devon
Energy | Work: 405.552.8054 | http://www.dvn.com

-----Original Message-----
From: gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:gptalk-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
On Behalf Of Annick Delanaye
Sent: Monday, June 30, 2008 8:30 AM
To: gptalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [gptalk] computers GPO filtered according to users group

Hi,

Group Policies applies to users or to computers depending on two
criteria :

1. the location in the Active Director (OU, ...). : linking to a
container.
2. Security filtering.

And till today, I believed that computer parameters can only be applied
to
computers and that user parameters can only be applied to users : could
you
confirm ? (exception : loopback).

Or the following situation is working : WSUS parameters (in computer
configuration) linked to an OU containing only computers (this is ok...)
but
the security filtering is applied to a group of users : authenticated
users...
And not to a group of computers.

I don't understant how it can work this way.

Thanks for your help.

Annick




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