Why Netwrix Auditor cannot configure audit settings for File Servers Managed Object?
Most likely, this is due to enabled User Account Control. In this case the Netwrix Auditor System Health log contains the following error:
Cannot configure audit settings for the object <Managed Object name>: A required privilege is not held by the client.
To resolve this issue, do the following:
- If your target server is not in a domain, create a user that is not a member of the BUILTINAdministrators group. Grant all required rights and permissions to the account.
- Enable User Account Control for local connections only and disable it for remote connections.