ASD Essential 8: Restrict Administrative Privileges

ASD Essential 8: Restrict Administrative Privileges

It's time to look at another strategy in the ASD Essential 8. The concept of minimising administrative privileges was in the original ASD top 4, but unfortunately this important and very effective strategy is often overlooked. Administrative privileges are powerful, and once granted allow pretty much any change to be made to a system. If a user has administrative privileges to a system they can make intentional or unintentional changes that could have major consequences