Get-​Kds​Configuration

Retrieves the current configuration of the Microsoft Group KdsSvc from Active Directory.

Syntax

Get-KdsConfiguration []

Description

The Get-KdsConfiguration cmdlet retrieves the current configuration of the Microsoft Group Key Distribution Service (KdsSvc) from Active Directory. The KDS configuration defines how keys are generated from the root keys.

Examples

Example 1: Retrieve the current KDS configuration

PS C:\> Get-KdsConfiguration

This command retrieves the current configuration of the Microsoft Group KdsSvc from Active Directory.

Inputs

None

This cmdlet accepts no input objects.

Outputs

Microsoft.KeyDistributionService.KdsServerConfiguration

This cmdlet returns a KdsServerConfiguration object contains information such as the key derivation function (KDF) algorithm and secret agreement algorithm used in key generation.