Computers are listed as part of the Built-in Domain Admins Assistant Admin Group in an NT domain (NETIQKB27721)

  • 7727721
  • 02-Feb-2007
  • 19-Jun-2007

Resolution

fact
Directory and Resource Administrator 6.60

fact
Directory and Resource Administrator 7.x

symptom
Computers are listed as part of the Built-in Domain Admins Assistant Admin Group in an NT domain

cause
The cause of this issue is the Domain Users Group was a member of the Administrators group.

fix
In an NT 4 domain, typically computer objects cannot be part of a group.  However, in an NT 4 domain, the Domain Users group is a special group which can contain computer objects.  The issue can be resolved by removing the Domain Users group from the Administrators group.

Additional Information

Formerly known as NETIQKB27721

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