This setting is used by Credential Manager during Backup/Restore. No accounts should have this privilege, as it is only assigned to Winlogon. Users saved credentials might be compromised if this privilege is given to other entities.


Policy Path: User Rights Assignments
Policy Setting Name: Access Credential Manager as a trusted caller

Supportive Information

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This security hardening control applies to the following category of controls within NIST 800-53: Access Control.This control applies to the following type of system Windows.