Special Configurations

There are many times that there are settings that need to be distributed in an Opt-In or Opt-Out fashion that did not fall into the standard “Software Packages” concept.  Therefor an additional Software Packages\Special Configurations OU was added within each delegated OU in the WolfTech active Directory Domain.

Here is a list of the -SC- groups and what they are used for:

Group Purpose
NCSU-SC-Apple-QuickTime-Uninstall  Opt-in group to force the uninstall of Quicktime for Windows.  Quicktime for Windows has been abandonded. Removal will be enforced October 10, 2017.
 NCSU-SC-Malwarebytes-Malwarebytes-Uninstall Opt-in group to force the uninstall of  Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is denied for use on University machines. Removal will be enforced October 10, 2017.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-Bitlocker RemoveableDrives OptIn-1.0
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-DirectAccess-OptIn Opt-in group for use of the Direct Access service.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-DirectAccess-OptOut
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-Disable SMBv1-ClientServer Opt-in group for disabling SMB v1 both client and server components.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-Disable SSLv3-0.0 Opt-in group for disabling SSL v3 both client and server components.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-Endpoint Protection-OptOut Opt-Out group for using the System Center Endpoint Protection. All client must follow the University Anti Virus Requirements.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-LAPS-OptOut  Opt-Out group for units not wanting to make use of the LAPS services.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-Logon Banner-OptIn Opt-in group for displaying the University approved logon banner.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-MBAM-Bitlocker Settings High Opt-in group for using MBAM for full drive encryption with the High security settings.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-MBAM-Bitlocker Settings Normal Opt-in group for using MBAM for full drive encryption with the Normal security settings.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-SCCM-Set Cache 10GB Group to override the default SCCM cache size of 20GB to 10GB, primarily for VM’s and embedded devices.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-SCCM-Set Cache 50GB Group to override the default SCCM cache size of 20GB to 50GB, primarily for lab environments.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-SUP-AUTO DEPRECATED Opt-in group to use SCCM for Patching instead of WSUS. See SCCM/WSUS consolidation Sysnews post.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-Update Reboot-OptIn Opt-in group for allowing SCCM patching to automatically reboot the client. Setting maintenance windows is recommended.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-Weekly Reboot-OptIn Opt-in group for implementing a Monday at 4am reboot.
 NCSU-SC-Microsoft-Windows 10 EDU SKU-Upgrade Group used for the application of the SCCM Configuration baseline that will migrate Windows 10 clients to the Education SKU.
 NCSU-SC-Piriform-CCleaner-Uninstall  Opt-in group to force the uninstall of CCleaner.  CCleaner Free is denied for use on University machines.
 NCSU-SC-Rodland-ConfigMgr Client Health-0.6.7  It runs this on thursdays: https://www.andersrodland.com/configmgr-client-health/
 NCSU-SC-Secunia-SUP-AUTO DEPRECATED Opt-in group to use Secunia for 3rd Party Application patching.
 NCSU-SC-WolfPrint-Printer WolfPrint_BW_Lib-1.0  Installs the WolfPrint-BlackAndWhite-Libraries printer connected to the print.ncsu.edu CUPS server
 NCSU-SC-WolfPrint-Printer WolfPrint_BW-1.0  Installs the WolfPrint-BlackAndWhite printer connected to the print.ncsu.edu CUPS server
 NCSU-SC-WolfPrint-Printer WolfPrint_Color_Lib-1.0  Installs the WolfPrint-Color-Libraries printer connected to the print.ncsu.edu CUPS server
 NCSU-SC-WolfPrint-Printer WolfPrint_Color-1.0  Installs the WolfPrint-Color printer connected to the print.ncsu.edu CUPS server