In computing, permissions (often called "privileges," "access rights" or just "rights") are rules associated with objects on a computer or network. Permissions determine which objects can access which objects, and to what extent.

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Server 2012 - how to make files in a folder readonly to everyone but creator/owner

I'd like to setup a shared folder on my Windows Server 2012 box where all the managers can put files that they can edit, and other users can open, read and print, but can't change or delete. It ...
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Uwsgi “Permission denied” after “Gracefully killing worker”

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Issue with permissions on MongoDB data directory

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Adding Folder Permissions Using Powershell

I'm running this script in PowerShell: Add-NTFSAccess -Path 'C:\MyFolder' -Account PROGRAMMING\IIS_IUSRS -AccessRights FullControl and I'm getting this error: Add-NTFSAccess : Cannot bind ...
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Nginx cant write in folder

I cant get wordpress to write on wp-content. According to my nginx.conf: user www-data; Then I just did: chown -R www-data /var/www/blog/wp-content And check everything was correct: ...
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How to restrict asdm access based on Active Directory group membership?

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linux : allow other user to use installed application

In Linux Ubuntu 15.04, I have created 3 users. I have then installed an application, capifony, as one of them, svassaux. Now, I want to let another user, user2, run the capifony app and he gets : ...
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ACL permissions not inherited

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 server with an EXT4 partition. I want to change what permissions new files and folders get when they are created in /home/myuser. I set some options with setfacl, and getfacl ...
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Jenkins server built permissions

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Redmine can't see git repo from local gitlab server

I'm setting up a VM with centos 7, gitlab-ce and redmine. Everything is installed and running, but I'm unable to setup integration: When I try to access http://redmine/projects/myproject/repository, ...
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List all who have exchange admin access?

Is there a way to list all accounts that have Exchange (Exchange 2010, if it helps) admin access ? Thank you.
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vSphere folder permissions

How do i set permissions on a folder to see al VM's in that folder but do NOT however see an sub-folders that contain VM's? Top-Folder - VM-1 - VM-2 - SUB-Folder -- VM-3 -- VM-4 So in ...
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SSH user minimum permissions

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Why IUSR does not have any permission on wwwroot

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Permissions, owner, group inheritance? [duplicate]

I don't understand restrictions in terms of directories nesting. For example, /var/www/folder/index.html directories. What permissions, owner, group should every directory and file have? Is there such ...
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Enterprise user accounts unable to modify (audio) volume via taskbar icon

Recently, all user accounts (even including domain administrators) are unable to make changes to the (audio) volume level via the volume notification icon in the taskbar. Clicking on it does not ...
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Managing users and groups [migrated]

I am using ubuntu inside a virtualbox and has very little knowledge about unix. I am following this tutorial. And in it there's a portion to add a user to the group. $ sudo groupadd --system webapps ...
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Convenient WordPress Web Directory Permissions?

I'm setting up a webserver for WordPress. WordPress requires it's stuff to be owned by www user or it has problems installing plugins and themes (asks for server FTP credentials, it's stupid, I ...
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Proftpd user permissions issue

I just installe proftpd on Ubuntu 15.04 and it works fine i made a permission setting for my ftp user called "ftp" there has the dir "/home/ftp/" but i have a problem because i have a folder inside my ...
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Setting up a shared team folder (served to the web) - Best Practices?

I'm setting up a shared server on Ubuntu 14.04 for my team to be able to upload files to be served via Apache. I'd like to give each user an SSH/SFTP login that they can use to upload files via SFTP, ...
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NTFS Traverse-permission - How are the correct settings?

I am trying to get the traverse-permission to work, but I just can't handle it. I have read a lot of threads (at serverfault and some other places) but still... What I want to do is the following: ...
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The server is restarting the permissions

I have problems with the permissions on the owncloud "data" directory. This directory is mounted to another server, so i was forced to put 777 permissions on this directory. But after some interaction ...
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group permissions on directory being ignored for user

It seems that there is a Linux user (on an Ubuntu 12.04.4 server) who is unable to access a shared directory, even though that user belongs to the group which owns the directory. Here is an example ...
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Postfix with spamassassin - fatal: pipe_command: execvp /home/ec2-user/script Permission denied

I'm trying to add spamassanssin filter with postfix but its giving me permission denied error. I'm following this article: http://www.akadia.com/services/postfix_spamassassin.html I already given ...
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vsftpd access with write permissions

I have a problem with vsftpd. I've installed it on Debain7. When I try to login to the server with login/password: ftp://x.x.x.x I see a message about error. Permissions on folder is 750. But when I ...
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Users Home drive given local admin permission by ADU&C when creating user

Sorry for the horrible title. So we have an issue, where the permissions on our file server are set as follows: D:\Data>cacls d:\data\mydocs\johnny.depp d:\data\mydocs\Johnny.Depp ...
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CentOS 7.x: Disable reboot/shutdown for non-root users

How can I disable shutdown and reboot from the console for normal (non-root) users in CentOS 7.x? Both commands are symlinks to "systemctl" in this distribution.
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How to prevent Apache from serving files owned by root?

I run multiple websites on a server using vhosts. I want to configure Apache to just serve files owned by the apache user. Also, only those files should be interpreted by PHP. How can set this ...
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Intermittent Permission Denied error when opening files from a SAMBA mount

As mentioned above, when I attempt to open files over a SAMBA mount, sometimes it works fine and vi opens the file up, but other times vi opens up and I get an error like this: "Windows/Custom2d.txt" ...
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AWSLambdaExecute policy definition

Foreword: I'm not asking for configuration help. My use case is covered and working fine. This is a theoretical question. On AWS there is a policy called AWSLambdaExecute which is defined as follows: ...
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Script to propagate root folder inheritance to sub folders every X minutes?

Is there a batch script that I can run every 15 minutes (assuming task scheduler) that will propagate inheritable permissions to every sub folder from the root folder? A little background on why I ...
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OpenSSH: allow users with writeable HOME to use publick key authentication

On a local workstation I need to have a handful of users to be able to freely write in each other $HOME. I KNOW this is a security breach and, in the specific situation, I do not care at all. I have ...
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Apache2 not able to list directories or files that do not have o+r set

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linux setfacl permission to different user and able to write in recursive

I have tow user in same group 1. user 1 : datauser 2. user 2 : webuser 3. Group : apache What set permission using setfact to either of user can create directory/file recursive. Ex.: directory ...
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Different NTFS Permissions on subfolders

We're an engineering company and for our project files, I only want certain group of people to have access to a costing subfolder. I'm looking at automating the permission of the costing folder. ...
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Giving permisions for a particular service like iis,wsus,sql without giving admin access

i have a web server in my environment.... i want to give access to a normal domain user for iis admin console in that server without giving domain\local admin access...what should i do..? i already ...
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How do I recover permissions after changing the LAN addresses of a network?

Server 2012 R2, SharePoint 2013, TFS 2013 update 4 I recently changed some hardware and the LAN addressing of my network. I went from 192.168.2.x to 192.168.3.x. After I did that, access to ...
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How does one allow administrator access to folder-redirected user folders?

There appear to be two steps to be followed if one wishes to allow Administrators to have access to User Folders that reside on the server through Folder Redirection: Set up permissions on the ...
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Why can't my root user log in to ssh anymore?

I recently add a new system user and now my root user can no longer log in via ssh. My /etc/ssh/sshd_config is below. cat /etc/ssh/sshd_config # Package generated configuration file # See the ...
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How do I set permissions on directory(folder) on IIS 6.0?

I am trying to set permissions on uploads folder. I have two projects - an original project and a pilot project. I am trying to upload images from php code. It works for me for the original project ...
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how to keep file and folder permissions from changing

I have a directory of files and folders that are added and removed and the permissions that I had set keep changing. How can I permanently keep the permissions on a specific path so that no matter ...
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Mac Users - Rights Management Server

I'm having trouble with a Mac user on our network, who is unable to set restrictions on her documents. Despite this message, she is able to connect to our network and access shared drives and ...
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SQL Server 2014 Backups not inheriting NTFS permissions

I am running a script I run on all my SQL servers however on this specific server I have run into the problem where the script fails to make a copy of the DB backups in an external location because ...
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What permissions are required for a domain user to login to a domain machine?

I have been under the impression that Domain Users should be able to login to a domain joined machine with their domain credentials out of the box and no special permissions needed. I'm running this ...
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apply permission to child folders while keeping existing permissions

I have lots of levels of nested folders and I need to make changes so that existing permissions are kept. As an example I have a folder david with david1 inside it and david2 inside this. If I give ...
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Is it possible to prevent users from removing jobs from the print queue?

I need to log all printed documents with their contents. I've enabled "Keep printed documents" in the relevant printers' properties. Now, I'm trying to prevent users from removing jobs from the ...
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How to set default file permissions? [duplicate]

I have ran these codes: sudo chown -R / sudo chmod 755 / And now my server is not working. I need to get backup copy of MySQL database How can I fix it?
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Windows Event Log folder permissions change after wevtutil clear

After running the following as administrator: wevtutil cl System /bu:c:\backup\log.evtx I notice that the permissions on C:\windows\system32\winevt\Logs change and eventlog service account no ...
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Active Directory: Permissions to get Kerberos Service Ticket

I have an Active Directory with a KDC running on Windows Server 2012. At the moment, every user can request service tickets for every service from the TGS. I'm looking for a solution where the KDC ...
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How to grant access to /var/run to postgres on CentOS?

After installing postgres-9.3 via yum in my CentOS 7, its default configuration puts socket in /tmp directory. I have httpd (installed via yum as well) which is by default managed by system.d with ...