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I want to audit registry related events (modify key delete key etc) , so i enabled it via group policy and setup a "Global Object Access Auditing" for auditing on "Authenticated Users". Unfortunately the event count it too high and almost 95% of them are from "NT SYSTEM". Below are my questions;

-> Why is "NT SYSTEM" part of "Authenticated Users"? -> What should i select in the "Global Object Access Auditing", which limits auditing to all interactive and non interactive users except SYSTEM.?

Edit: If i were to use, "Domain Users" i need to create seperate entry for each domain in the forest and out fo forest; i am wishing, it were to be last resort move.

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    What is a GACL? – Ryan Ries Jun 15 '16 at 2:17
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    @RyanRies A GACL of geese, of course. – MDMarra Jun 15 '16 at 2:34
  • My bad , Replaced Gacl with "Global Object Access Auditing". – Darktux Jun 15 '16 at 14:24
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Authenticated users is not a group that contains members. It's a condition.

Set it to Domain Users.

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  • Should i be creating seperate entry for all the domains in the forest? and same with the out of forest domains? – Darktux Jun 15 '16 at 14:25
  • This is a vital bit of information that wasn't in our question prior to your edit. You could get around this by creating a universal security group in your forest root domain and making Domain Users from each child domain a member. – Matt Jun 15 '16 at 22:26

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