Most current file systems have methods of administering permissions or access rights for specific users and groups of users. These systems control the ability of the users to view or modify the contents of the filesystem.

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apache xampp htdocs sub-directory permissions

I have a laravel application set up on an XAMPP intranet server in my company's office. The application is in C:/xampp/htdocs/laravel and it is accessed from client computers in the office at (http)://...
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Linux user without any filesystem permissions

I need to make a linux user for the sole purpose of an SSH proxy. Amongst other things, the user should not be able to go around exploring the filesystem or even access a shell really. Obviously I ...
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mounted network disk with cifs doesn't allow to move created folders

I can create, delete and rename folder (as long, as it is stays on the same level) on an cifs connected network disk, but I cannot move them. When I try to move one dir inside of another dir, it gives ...
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Windows: add user group to file created by a specific process

In our (mixed) Windows network we have a machine with a shared folder. This shared folder can be accessed by anyone belonging to the group User. However, in this folder, there are files that are ...
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PHP on IIS6.1 Error log file plus write permissions

This is a Windows 2008 R2 Standard Server with PHP 5.3.6 running on IIS 6.1 (Build 7601: Service Pack 1) I have these settings in my PHP.ini file: error_reporting = E_ALL & ~E_DEPRECATED ...
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Automaticly apply 'list folders' permission to parental folders when user granted access to subfolder in Access Based Enumeration share

Firstly apologies if some of my terminology is off, I'm pretty new to Windows networking and Active Directory. We're running a Windows Server 2008R2 fileserver and I've been tasked with restructuring ...
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Prevent non-privileged user from changing file extension and invocation parameters

On an office LAN, I want to install an MS-Access database. I will place the database in its own hidden folder. On another folder (folder1), I will place a link to the hidden db file in folder1 (hidden ...
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Unable to share folder with everyone on workgroup server 2012 r2

I must be blind and missing something very obvious, I hope you guys can help me out. I need to share a folder on a workgroup server: Everyone should be able to read the content of the share. What I ...
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can't add my present account to folder > Get Info > Sharing & Permissions on Macbook Pro [migrated]

I want to access MacBook Pro OS 10.11.15 files from a Windows 7. Can read files ok but writing causes permission problem. At MacBook, I cannot enable Read & Write for my MacBook account. I ...
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PowerShell - Find out Who has Read permissions on a Network Folder Share

In a Windows Server & Active Directory environment, where a particular network-share is shared with only certain AD users/groups. Is there a way, using PowerShell, to find out who has read ...
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Are directories with mode `drwxrwxrwt` safe in /tmp on a *nix system?

drwxrwxrwt 2 root root 4096 Aug 20 2015 .font-unix drwxrwxrwt 2 root root 4096 Aug 20 2015 .ICE-unix -rw------- 1 root root 0 Aug 20 2015 ipt.err -rw------- 1 root ...
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Why can't I see the file version of files in system32 remotely?

Here's the situation: I can RDP into a computer, go to C:\Windows\System32, and check file versions to my heart's content. Such as winlogon.exe, explorer.exe, etc. If I map the drive, and try to ...
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PHP can't write to a directory

I am trying to configure our server for a client's website that we host. Their site is PHP, which I'm not terribly familiar with, so I don't know if it works in some weird way. (All our sites are in ...
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Samba Archive bit - Allow for group

I have a samba server with a few Network Shares, map archive is set to yes. But when i want to set the archive-bit from windows only the owner of the file is allowed to do so. The group gets a ...
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Can cgi scripts with permission 775 run under suEXEC?

We have suEXEC installed, and we also use git version control. suEXEC only allows cgi scripts to run with permission 755. Git sets file permissions on cgi scripts (and all executables) to 775. Is ...
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Amazon EC2 Windows Server 2012 cannot delete file even as Administrator

I cannot get Blender3D to run on my AWS EC2 instance. I get a message telling me that my system does not use 3D hardware acceleration. I have all my drivers installed (NVidaGRID, etc) and have ...
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IIS_IUSRS Can Access a File, but Application Pool Identity User Cannot

I am trying to understand IIS file permissions. A given file has "full control" permissions for IIS_IUSRS. But it seems all Application Pool Identity users cannot access the file. (I have noticed ...
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dcpromo /forceremoval as a file server

I'm working on a customers infrastructure where most of the DCs were not replicating with each other. I managed to bring up another two DC's, bring them to the domain and switch over the FSMO roles. ...
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Apache says it can't read htaccess file when accessing files under specific folder

For other folders, my .htaccess file works fine, but when I was trying to download files under files folder, I got an error saying You don't have permission to access /files/ on this server. Server ...
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Windows Server User Share Permissions

I've been attempting to setup the following on my new Windows Server AD setup: G:\Shares\_users (\\HS-W01\_users) = Listable by Domain Users, modifiable by Domain Admins. G:\Shares\_users\%username% ...
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lighttpd can't access same files and apache can't

I having a issue with lighttpd, It can't access any of my files in ../media/* but apache can. It's the very same files it have been running for a very long time, until for 4 -> 6 hours ago, where it ...
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linux file permission got a ending . dot and webserver denied access

I have got a issue that I never have seen before. A lot of my files and folders have changed file permission to a persiion ending whit a dot filesystem is /dev/md3 /var ext4 defaults -...
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How to add new text,but unable to modify old text [closed]

how do I set permission for a file on Windows such as .docx so that network user can ONLY add new text into the file.They must NOT be able to edit the old text,but the CAN add new ones. What I'm ...
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Why are group permissions different when using mkdir and mkdir -p?

I'm trying to make new files and directories within a directory always have the same permissions and group. I've done this: cd / sudo mkdir apps sudo chown deploy:www-data apps sudo chmod g+s apps ...
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CentOs 7 Nginx (13: Permission denied) while loading font file from css

I have an nginx webserver with bootstrap js framework. I am trying to get the css to be able to load the font files. Although i get error 403 when the browser is trying to access the font files. I ...
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work folders access denied

I set up work folders in my organization and that was fine until last week. now I have some issue. One of my clients' works fine but mine and the others' can't access to work folders. I have admin ...
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Set default file permission separately from directory permission with ACL on Ubuntu

This works perfectly for setting default permissions: setfacl -R -d -m g::rwx -m o::rx /var/www/html Unfortunately, it sets default permissions on both dir's and files. How do I set dir and file ...
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Create two users with different privileges for the same folder

I've the following scenario: I need to create two users that will access in FTP the same folder with different privileges by using vsftpd. What do you recommend me? Is it a good idea to create ...
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Can a folder on Linux be belonged to multiple users?

I have one folder on Ubuntu that can be read and written by user A and can be only read by user B. The solution I came up with is the following: create a group which have read permission on this ...
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File permissions are being changed after gunzip of .gz file; how do I prevent that?

I have an NFS4 filesystem that has AD based authentication setup and ACLS to match. I am controlling access to the machines that mount the filesystem so the ACLs are very basic. One prevents users ...
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Should /usr/local/bin be owned by root?

Package manager Homebrew (I'm on OS X, but I'm curious about Unix-based security in general, as it pertains to directory permissions) set the owner of /usr/local/bin to my user (it's root by default, ...
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Windows Server 2012R2 access denied when changing files [closed]

I have been running Windows 2012r2 in testing for a while. One of the things keeping the OS from going into production is "Access Denied" message when changing config settings in either Program Files ...
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Can't execute installer from Shared Folders on non-domain Windows Server 2012

On a non-domain Windows Server 2012 x64 vm, I have a shared folder with an installer. Whenever I try to run this installer from any workstation, the workstation's account on the server is locked. I ...
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Add Apache_Run_User to VirtualHost

Right now on an Ubuntu 14.04 server, WordPress (and Apache2) creates folders with www-data:www-data owner:group. The goal is to have Apache create files with different owners depending on which site ...
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Secondary DNS causing problems after AD is shut off

I have two Hyper-V Servers running on a Physical Server namely WideOff-SRV-01 (IP Address 192.168.1.5). The virtual machines are WideOff-AD-01 (192.168.1.9, which is Domain Controller), and WideOff-...
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openldap home directory permissions for different users

we are testing openldap server for a new domain in our company. How can we implement users with different permissions on home directory. we want some users to have full access to save data on desktop ...
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IIS Windows authentcation Unathorized due to directory permissions

I have an ASP.NET MVC 5 application running on IIS 8.0. Application pool is running under domain user, f.i. IISPoolUser. Anonymous authentication uses this identity as well. I gave full control ...
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Why can't Win7 user move files, instead it just copies them on Samba share?

I'm running a CentOS server with Samba. Connected on the LAN is one Windows 7 PC and the rest are Macs and Linux. The Macs don't have this problem, but on the Windows PC when a user attempts to move a ...
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Windows Server 2008R2 / IIS7.5 / Recommended User and Folder Permissions to host WordPress

I have a Windows Server 2008R2 server running IIS 7.5. I host a number of WordPress sites and they are constantly under attack from hackers / bots. Does anyone out there know the recommended user ...
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IIS7 setting user permissions for network drive directory

I have IIS7 server (where i running some PHP) on network drive (drive 1), when im trying acces another network drive (drive 2), where are need to acces PDF files with pdftotext.exe. On drive 1 i also ...
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NFS mount in Windows - can't copy files with 600 permissions

I have a Netapp with some NFS exports for VMware storage. I want to mount the snapshots on a Windows 2012 R2 server in order to copy all of the virtual machine files to tape. I can mount the share ...
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Change WIndows File Permission With Total Size Around 1 TB

Now I am working in company that had file server. When I see the permission of file sharing I almost got hearth attack because in root directory "Everyone" had full permission and will inherited by ...
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Symlinked files in shares not showing for clients

I have a bunch of shares that contains symlinks to files and folders. But the files don't show up when viewed by clients. Let's assume I have Ubuntu set up as a Samba Domain Controller and I add a ...
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How can I set up a filesystem directory to *always* be group writable?

I have a Linux file server with some shared directories. These directories are sometimes accessed over SFTP, and sometimes by users with shells. Regardless of how these directories are accessed, I ...
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Nginx Not Respecting File Permissions

I'm trying to apply permissions of 600 to certain files on my web server, but they are still accessible to the world (I can access them by navigating to direct link in browser e.g. domain.com/test.txt)...
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What is the most suitable path on Windows workstations to store admin scripts? [closed]

We have a need for a GPO to store admin scripts locally on Windows workstations (7 and above), and I was wondering if Microsoft has any recommendations or if you have any experience or thoughts on ...
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Correct way to setup linux company share folder with usable permissions

I've just started working for a small company that has a globally shared folder run from an Ubuntu file server (Raid 5, etc) shared by Samba. The workstations (Centos) are all fstab setup to mount ...
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How to set the minimum acl permissions for an user who is included in two or more user groups with different permissions in linux?

Say, I have two groups G1 and G2 with user1 as member to both. G1 has rwx permission on a file file1 and G2 has only read permission on the same file. Setting G2 as the primary group for user1 does ...
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Broken ACLs when “zfs send”ing a snapshot from a Linux machine to Solaris

I'm running ZFS on a Ubuntu machine that hosts our home directories. The pool has the following ACL setting: # zfs get all homes | grep acl homes aclinherit restricted default ...
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Wrong permission when accessing ZFS snapshot over NFS (Solaris server, Ubuntu client)

TL;DR: I don't understand why I can access one file but not an other (in the same directory), although they appear to have identical permissions. I have an NFS server running Solaris 10 10/08 and a ...