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  • Misconfig Name
  • User rights granted to guest accounts
  • Description
  • It is not advisable to provide system, administrative, and other high-level privileges to Guest accounts, as it might risk the security of your organization. To prevent this, revoke user permissions to Guest accounts.
  • Severity
  • Critical
  • Category
  • Account Privilege Management
  • Resolution
  • Follow the below steps to resolve the misconfiguration. Step 1: Open RUN Step 2: Type in "gpedit.msc" Step 3: Navigate to computer configuration> Windows settings> Security settings> Local policies> User rights. Here all the user rights and its permission details for each user right will be listed. Step 4: Right click on a user right for which "guest" permission is assigned and click on properties. Step 5: Under "local security setting" select "guest" and click on remove. Step 6: Click "ok".
  • Reboot Required
  • No