Access Credential Manager as a trusted caller

Information

This setting is used by Credential Manager during Backup/Restore. No accounts should have this privilege, as it is only assigned to Winlogon. Users saved credentials might be compromised if this privilege is given to other entities.

Solution

Policy Path: User Rights Assignments
Policy Setting Name: Access Credential Manager as a trusted caller

See Also

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/secguide/2018/11/20/security-baseline-final-for-windows-10-v1809-and-windows-server-2019/

Item Details

Category: ACCESS CONTROL

References: 800-53|AC-6(7)(b), CSCv6|5.1

Plugin: Windows

Control ID: 88e5a65858955e6f0a8260f344886e7f8508f6748fa0f520ff977fad28a288de