Tag Archives | DACL

SetACL Studio - HKLM-Software - verbose

Permissions Windows Does Not Show You

Sometimes it is good not to know the truth, but as an administrator you better know what is going on! Most IT pros know that Explorer lies a lot (on a German system C:\Users magically becomes C:\Benutzer), but few are aware that Windows’ permission handling dialog ACL Editor also tends to “pretty up” things. Example […]

Continue Reading · 0

Hard Links and Permissions / ACLs

Commenter Lee asked how ACLs are evaluated when an object has multiple hard links. I replied with comments of my own, which turned out to be wrong after I did some experiments. Here is what I found out about hard link permissions and believe to be true. (more…)

Continue Reading · 1