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Active Directory Audit with DirectoryRanger

Delivery: classroom  //  Duration: 1 day

This course gives participants an introduction to the Active Directory Enterprise Tool DirectoryRanger, an audit tool for Microsoft Active Directory environments.


Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants  will be able to:

  • Master the tool DirectoryRanger

  • Have a brief understanding of root causes for Active Directory compromises

Course Content

  • Introduction to Active Directory security

  • General introduction

  • Typical attacks and root causes for compromises

  • Installation and prerequisites of the DirectoryRanger

  • Prepare the server

  • Install the tool

  • Configure access

  • Configuration & Settings

  • Configure the tool to reflect individual needs

  • Explain all available settings

  • Executing Runs

  • Configure & prepare a run

  • View the results

  • Generate reports

  • Running DR Portable, the merger & acquisition tool

  • Configure & prepare external runs

  • Export the external run

  • Import results of the external run

  • Working with the questionnaire

  • Explain the questionnaire

  • Automation

  • How to run mass assessments


Target Audience

Persons in charge of

  • Active Directory administration

  • Active Directory security

  • IT Security

  • (Internal) Audits

  • Compliance


Pre-requisite for Course Registration

Participants should have basic knowledge of Active Directory and Information Security.



Certification: ISH DirectoryRanger Specialist Diploma

The ISH DirectoryRanger Specialist Diploma provides participants with a broad and detailed understanding of operating the Microsoft Active Directory audit tool DirectoryRanger.


Upcoming Session

Dates Location Language Registration fee (plus VAT)
Aug 20, 2019 ISH Campus Munich Airport German / Englisch 990€


How to get to the ISH Campus?

Address: Südallee 1 85326 Munich, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)89 975 32275

Mit dem Auto- von der A92/München

Orientieren Sie sich an der Beschilderung “Frachtgebaude” unde verlassen Sie die Autobahn. Folgen Sie der Straße nach rechts, Sie überqueren auf der Brücke die S-Bahn Linie. Biegen Sie bei der nächsten Möglichkeitne rechts ab un folgen dem Straßenverlauf über eine langgezogene Rechtsverurve. Fogen Sie der Straße weiterhin bis Sie links abbiegen können. Biegen Sie links ab. Zu Ihrer Rechten erreichen Sie die “Luftpostleitstelle”.

By car - from the A92 / Munich

Follow the signs “Frachtgebaude” and leave the motorway. Follow the road to the right and cross the S-Bahn line on the bridge. At the next opportunity, turn right and follow the road over a long right turn. Continue to follow the street until you can turn left. Turn left. On your right you will reach the “Luftpostleitstelle”.

Mit der S-Bahn / dem Flugzeug

Steigen Sie in die S-Bahn-Linie S8 oder S1 und fahren Sie bis zum “Besucherpark”. Verlassen Sie in die S-Bahn-Station in Richtung Flight- Operations-Center (FOC/Lufthanasa) und folgen Sie am Ende der Treppen nach unten der Straße zu Ihrer Linken bis zum Ende der “Frachtgebäide”. Gehen Sie weiter gerade aus und folgen Sie der Straße nach rechts. Am Ende dieser Straße erreichen Sie die “Luftpostleitstelle”.

By S-Bahn / airplane

Get on the S-Bahn line S8 or S1 and drive to the “Besucherpark”. Exit the S-Bahn station towards the Flight-Operations-Center (FOC / Lufthanasa) and at the bottom of the stairs, follow the road to the left to the end of the “Frachtgebäide”. Continue straight ahead and follow the road to the right. At the end of this street you reach the “Luftpostleitstelle”.

Are events and trainings in English or in German?

Since we want to provide the best trainings and events for “Securing the Global future” we offer our programs in both English and German. You can tell which language the training or event is in by which flag icon is listed next to the title. A British flag for English or the German flag for Deutsch.

Where can I check my ticket order?

You can always check or make changes to your ticket order by using the link in the email you received after you completed your booking. If you don’t have this link anymore, you can request a new mail through our ticketshop.

What hotels are in the area?

While there are a wide range of hotels around the airport we have personally stay at both the Hilton and Hotel Novotel, and find them to be very nice and accommodating.

Hilton Munich Airport

Address: Terminalstraße Mitte 20, 85356 München-Flughafen
Phone: +49 (0)89 97820

Hotel Novotel

Address: Nordallee 29, 85356 München Phone: +49 (0)89 9705130

I have further questions and would like to speak to someone in person, who do I call?

Yes, you can email us at or call us at +49 89 975 32275. We are fluent in English or German.