Event ID 4775 - An account could not be mapped for logon
|Sub category||Credential Validation|
|Description||An account could not be mapped for logon|
When Windows user can't be mapped with their client certification, event ID 4775 is logged.
This log data gives the following information:
Why event ID 4775 needs to be monitored?
- Prevention of privilege abuse
- Detection of potential malicious activity
- Operational purposes like getting information on user activity like user attendance, peak logon times, etc.
- Compliance mandates
ADAudit Plus account logon real-time pre-configured reports help identify miscreant users attempting logon into machines that requires elevated privileges and provide evidence for any action administered by any user. These reports can be advantageously in overcoming account logon audit challenges.
Event 4775 applies to the following operating systems:
- Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7
- Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1
- Windows Server 2016 and Windows 10
Corresponding event ID for 4775 in Windows Server 2003 and older is 679