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If you delegate control to a domain local group in Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, and then you assign the group the Reset passwords on user accounts permission (the "User-Force-Change-Password" extended right) for an organizational unit (OU), when a member of the group forces a password change for a user in the OU, the following failure audit event is logged in the security event log on the domain controller:
Subsequently, the following success audit events are logged in the security event log:
Event Type: Failure Event Source: Security Event Category: Account Management Event ID: 628 User: MYDOMAIN\MyLocalGroupMember Description: User Account password set: Target Account Name: Target Domain: MYDOMAIN Target Account ID: MYDOMAIN\TestUser Caller User Name: MyLocalGroupMember Caller Domain: MYDOMAIN Caller Logon ID: (0x0,0x83C437)
The failure audit event ID 628 does not occur when a global group is delegated the reset password permission to the OU.
Event Type: Success Event Source: Security Event Category: Account Management Event ID: 642 User: MYDOMAIN\MyLocalGroupMember Description: User Account Changed: - Target Account Name: TestUser Target Domain: MYDOMAIN Target Account ID: MYDOMAIN\TestUser Caller User Name: MyLocalGroupMember Caller Domain: MYDOMAIN Caller Logon ID: (0x0,0x83C1BD) Privileges: - Event Type: Success Event Source: Security Event Category: Account Management Event ID: 628 User: MYDOMAIN\MyLocalGroupMember Description: User Account password set: Target Account Name: Target Domain: MYDOMAIN Target Account ID: MYDOMAIN\TestUser Caller User Name: MyLocalGroupMember Caller Domain: MYDOMAIN Caller Logon ID: (0x0,0x83C1BD)
The failure audit event ID 628 occurs because the first attempt to change the target account password is submitted by the client computer by using the Kerberos "kpasswd" User Datagram Protocol (UDP) protocol. The "kpasswd" datagram token does not contain domain local group security identifiers (SIDs). The token is sourced in the KRB_AS_REQ/KRB_AS_REP ticket that is obtained during user logon. The server response uses an internal Security Accounts Manager (SAM) function to enumerate group membership for the user. Domain local groups are not returned in this list of account SIDs (the token).
The second attempt is successful (success audit event IDs 642 and 628) because the password change is retried by using the SAM Remote Procedure Call (RPC) interface to set the user password.
Hotfix InformationA supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.
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PrerequisitesThis hotfix requires Windows 2000 Service Pack 3 (SP3) or later.
Restart RequirementYou must restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix Replacement InformationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
File InformationThe English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name ---------------------------------------------------------- 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 124,688 Adsldp.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 132,368 Adsldpc.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 63,760 Adsmsext.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 381,712 Advapi32.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6866 69,904 Browser.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 136,464 Dnsapi.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 96,016 Dnsrslvr.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6866 47,376 Eventlog.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6871 148,240 Kdcsvc.dll 05-Nov-2003 19:32 5.0.2195.6871 205,584 Kerberos.dll 21-Sep-2003 00:32 5.0.2195.6824 71,888 Ksecdd.sys 29-Oct-2003 06:45 5.0.2195.6869 511,248 Lsasrv.dll 29-Oct-2003 06:45 5.0.2195.6869 33,552 Lsass.exe 17-Oct-2003 00:33 5.0.2195.6866 114,960 Msv1_0.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6866 307,984 Netapi32.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6863 361,232 Netlogon.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6869 931,600 Ntdsa.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 392,464 Samsrv.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 113,936 Scecli.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 259,856 Scesrv.dll 30-Sep-2003 20:56 5.0.2195.6826 5,298,176 Sp3res.dll 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6824 48,912 W32time.dll 21-Sep-2003 00:32 5.0.2195.6824 57,104 W32tm.exe 05-Nov-2003 20:04 5.0.2195.6869 126,224 Wldap32.dll
To work around this problem, delegate the Reset passwords on user accounts permission to global groups instead of to domain local groups.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
For additional information about Kerberos in Windows 2000, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
248758For additional information about how to delegate control in Windows 2000, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/248758/ )Information about the Windows 2000 Kerberos implementation
315676For additional information about how hotfix packages are named, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/315676/ )How to delegate administrative authority in Windows 2000
816915For additional information about the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/816915/ )New file naming schema for Microsoft Windows software update packages
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates