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Stumbled upon a tool from Microsoft called ALTools that I thought were absolutely awesome. It’s over 7 years old so I wonder why I haven’t seen it before Nevertheless it’s as cool now as it was when it was released. ALTools consists of several tools, but the coolest of them are: aloinfo – Displays all user account names and the age of their passwords eventcombMT – Gathers specific events from event logs of several different machines and saves them in a text file LockoutStatus – Shows a list of all domain controllers in a given domain and the lockoutstatus of a given user on those I have used eventcomb a couple of times as it has some predefined searches, for example Account Lockouts. That particular search is quit helpful if you have a user that frequently gets locked out. Just choose the predfined search, input username and hit search. A…

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