If I setup Exchange 5.5 in a member server, Can I create site service
account locally in the member server and assign it to local adminstrator
privilege? Does this work?
> I would recommend against that. If someone were to successfully hack
> the Exchange service account in that case, they would then have access to
> the ENTIRE DOMAIN, since they would be logged on as the domain
> account. By using an account created specifically and exclusively for
> purpose, you minimize the access that the hacker has. I also strongly
> recommend creating specific accounts for every service that requires a
> > All depends on yourself. I personally use the
> > administrators account, as it's the easiest and I don't
> > have to create new accounts. However, it's a matter of
> > preference
> > >-----Original Message-----
> > >Hi,
> > >When setting up Exchange 5.5 - "Site Services Account"
> > >What do most people do- pick the domain administrator
> > account or create a
> > >new user account called exchadmin.
> > >I would choose create a new acount keeping it totallt
> > seperate - jusat
> > >wondered what everyone else does.
> > >BTW: I am pretty new to exchange
> > >TIA
> > >Michael
> > >.