Event ID 696 - LDAP Query Group Deleted
|Sub category||Application group management|
|Description||An LDAP query group was deleted|
In Active Directory, when an LDAP query group or a Business Rule Application group (BRAP) is deleted, event ID 696 gets logged.
This log data gives the following information:
|Subject: User who performed the action||Security ID
|Attributes||SAM Account Name
Why event ID 696 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 alerts and tracks critical activities such as creation, deletion or modification of user/group/computer, thus making Active Directory auditing much easier.
Event 696 applies to the following operating systems:
- Windows Server 2000
- Windows 2003 and XP
Corresponding event ID for 696 in Windows Server 2008 and Vista is 4792