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Windows 10 Creators Update 1703 Access Denied to C$ Solution

As an IT security professional, you've hopefully applied some baseline Group Policy settings to your workstations. Recently, if you've upgraded any of those workstations to the Windows 10 Creators Update, your administrators might have noticed that they can no longer access the C$ Admin Share by going to \\ComputerName\c$, however, it might still be accessible [...]

By | 2017-06-26T14:26:44+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Categories: Windows|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

How To Enable Admin Shares For Local Accounts And Allow WMI Access

If you have a local computer that is not on a domain, since Windows XP, you cannot access the admin shares or have WMI access using a local account, even if that account is in the administrators group. The example I have is trying to configure Solarwinds IPAM to query the MicrosoftDNS via WMI on [...]