macOS Mojave & Screen Sharing changes

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A week ago today, I presented at MacSysAdmin. Within my talk I advised of a change with the kickstart command & macOS Mojave.

Well, things have changed some. See below for more details.

Last Week

Within my MacSysAdmin talk, I ran through the Apple KB “Prepare your institution for iOS 12 or macOS Mojave”

One of the points within, contained the below (& still does at the time of writing):

The first section states pretty much what is quoted above, but the latter:

Use Screen Sharing to control a Mac that's enrolled in MDM

If your Mac is enrolled in Mobile Device Management (MDM) via User Approved MDM enrollment or via Device Enrollment, you can allow theMac to be controlled with Screen Sharing.

1. Use kickstart to enable Remote Management.
2. Use the Privacy Preferences Policy Control payload. Use the PostEvent key and set the the Identifier string to com.apple.screensharing.agent. Set the IdentifierType string to bundleID.

Next Week

I dare not speculate..

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