Account Management Event: 692

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Account Management » Event ID 692 - Basic Application Group Non-Member Removed

Event ID 692 - Basic Application Group Non-Member Removed

Event ID 692
Category Account management
Sub category Application group management 
Description A non-member was removed from a basic application groupp

When a non-member is removed from a basic application group, event ID 692 gets logged. 

This log data gives the following information:

Subject: User who performed the action Security ID
Account Name
Account Domain
Logon ID
Member (removed from the group) Security ID
Account Name 
Group Security ID
Account Name
Attributes SAM Account Name
SID History
Additional Information Privileges

Why event ID 692 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

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Event 692 applies to the following operating systems:

  • Windows Server 2000
  • Windows 2003 and XP

Corresponding event ID for 692 in Windows Server 2008 and Vista is 4788