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How to Map Generic Rights to Standard and Specific Rights

There are two equivalent ways trustees can be assigned a specific set of permissions on Windows: via generic rights and via a combination of standard and specific rights. Generic rights are identical for all object types. There are only four of them: GENERIC_READ (0x80000000) GENERIC_WRITE (0x40000000) GENERIC_EXECUTE (0x20000000) GENERIC_ALL (0x10000000) As the name implies, generic […]

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