Re: Use "Effective Permissions" tab on Advanced to check them

From: Paul Adare (padare_at_newsguy.com)
Date: 03/11/05


Date: Thu, 10 Mar 2005 19:14:02 -0500

In article <d0qnet$jom$1@ares.cs.utwente.nl>, in the
microsoft.public.win2000.security news group, WakA
<waka@_remove_home.nl> says...

> That's the point, checking effective permissions for "user2" shows us that
> the delete permission is turned _off_ and the user shouldn't be able to do
> anything with the file let alone _delete_ it. Yet it can..please try this
> for yourself. You won't even have to make a second user, just deny all
> permissions to your own account and you will still able to delete it.
>

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q152763

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Paul Adare
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'Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures,
will the right answers come out?' I am not able to rightly apprehend
the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke such a question."
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