Event ID 668 - Group Type Changed
|Sub category||Security group management|
|Description||A group type was changed|
When a group type is changed in Active Directory, event ID 668 gets logged.
This log data gives the following information:
|Subject: User who performed the action||Security ID
Why event ID 668 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
Real-time Group Policy change audit reports from ADAudit Plus audits all changes that happen to a Group Policy object over its lifetime and provides a clear insight on the history of changes made to the Group Policy object.
Event 668 applies to the following operating systems:
- Windows Server 2000
- Windows 2003 and XP
Corresponding event ID for 668 in Windows Server 2008 and Vista is 4764