JitJea: A Windows PowerShell Toolkit to Secure a Post-Snowden World

Download this episode

Download Video

Description

When asked what to do about corporate hacking, Ex NSA Director Michael Hayden replied, “Man up and defend yourselves." Within a few years, Edward Snowden rocked the world by disclosing information he had gathered using his NSA administrative privileges. JitJea stands for "Just In Time, Just Enough Admin." It is a Windows PowerShell toolkit that you can use to “man up and defend yourselves” by allowing admins to perform functions without giving them admin privileges.
For more information, check out this course on Microsoft Virtual Academy:

Day:

3

Session Type:

Breakout

Code:

DCIM-B362

Room:

Hilton L2 Ballrm D

Embed

Format

Available formats for this video:

Actual format may change based on video formats available and browser capability.

    The Discussion

    • User profile image
      Alvin_the_​Geek_a_want​_a_be

      Hi was hoping to get a recipe for a good Sourdough Bread to compare with my Blue Moon Beer Bread but this does have anything in the cloud.

      You friend Alvin,

      Have a Happy Day

    • User profile image
      organicit

      Great Job Jeffrey! To me this is the most important technology MS is working on for ITPros. I know everyone is on the DSC Band Wagon which is good. However DSC doesn't cost you millions in the blink of an eye. Security Breaches can!

    Comments closed

    Comments have been closed since this content was published more than 30 days ago, but if you'd like to continue the conversation, please create a new thread in our Forums, or Contact Us and let us know.