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    Configure object-level auditing

    ADAudit Plus automatically configures object-level auditing for both Self-managed and AWS Managed Microsoft AD if you have assigned sufficient privileges for the user configured under domain settings. Otherwise, you can manually configure object-level auditing by following the steps below:

    Manual configuration for object-level auditing

    Using Windows shares

    1. Right-click the share folder that you want to audit, select Properties, and then click the Security tab > Select Advanced > click the Auditing tab > For the Everyone group, add the following entries:
      To audit Principal Type Access Applies To
      File/folder changes Everyone Success, Failure
      • Create files / Write Data
      • Create folders / Append data
      • Write attributes
      • Write extended attributes
      • Delete sub folders and files
      • Delete
      This Folder, sub folders, and files
      Folder permission and owner changes Everyone Success, Failure
      • Take ownership
      • Change permissions
      This folder and sub folders
      File read Everyone Success, Failure List folder / Read data Files only
      Folder read failure Everyone Failure List folder / Read data This folder and sub folders
    2. Click OK to finish setting the required SACLs for the selected share.

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