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Examples include displaying of customized message boxes when applications require administrator privileges, replacements for User Account Control (UAC) dialogs, On-Demand elevation prompting and more.
In response to feedback that users were forced to respond to too many prompts in Windows Vista, the new operating system introduces a new approach to User Account Control (UAC), providing a four-position "slider" feature to control how often UAC pop-ups occur.
New User Account Control "Slider" is Not an Effective Enterprise Feature; Introduces Options That Both Lessen Desktop Security and Increase Risk of Malware Installation
The introduction of User Account Control (UAC) in Microsoft Windows not only brought the topic of Least Privilege to the forefront, but also generated new questions about the best approach for organizations - a trend that promises to continue with Windows 7.
Furthermore arcplan Enterprise 6 provides significantly improved scalability and stability through a new session distribution management process and greater support for User Account Control within Microsoft Vista environments.
A single check-box in the Run Programs window is all it takes to "de-elevate" applications when User Account Control is enabled, letting freshly installed software start in a user context instead of an administrator context.
0 introduces other features to make it easier for companies to receive the benefits of User Account Control security without prompting users with dialogue boxes.
5 was the first product to co-exist with the security enhancements in Vista including IE protected mode while suppressing the User Account Control prompts that have drawn so much negative attention.
In a Vista environment Privilege Manager suppresses User Account Control prompts.
FICS has further completed its testing and will now support Microsoft Vista, Microsoft's latest operating system, without User Account Control.
0 version - released Thursday- adds server-side authentication APIs and user account controls which should make it easier for developers to write more secure applications.
Version 11 also offers noticeable improvements to operability and performance for remote control of Windows 7, Vista and Server 2008 based machines, as well as added support for handling User Account Controls.