Activity: Evaluating Permissions

Your organization has created a Projects share that will contain subfolders created for each ongoing project within the organization. Currently these folders exist within the Projects share, as shown in Figure 6.6.

Figure 6.6 Projects folder contents

Table 6.3 outlines the NTFS permissions that have been assigned to the folders within the Projects share.

Table 6.3 NTFS Permissions Assigned to the Projects Folder Tree

Folder Permissions
\Projects Administrators: Full Control

Marketing Department: Read

Marketing Project: Modify

Management: Read


IT Department: Read

E-commerce Project: Modify

Management: Read

\Projects\PKI Deployment

PKI Project: Modify

IT Department: Read

Management: Read

\Projects\Windows 2000 Migration

IT Department: Read

Migration Project: Modify

Management: Read

The share permissions for the Projects share are configured as follows:

  • Users: Read
  • Administrators: Full Control

Based on this information, answer the following questions. The answers can be found in the appendix.

  1. If Megan is a member of the IT Department, PKI Project, and E-commerce department, what would be her effective rights for each of the four subfolders within the Projects share?

  2. What must you do to the share permissions of the project folder to allow Megan the modify permissions that she requires for the E-commerce and PKI Deployment folders?

  3. If at the Projects share, Megan's account was assigned Deny Read permissions for the NTFS permissions, how would this affect her effective rights for the E-commerce and PKI Deployment folders?


Microsoft Corporation - MCSE Training Kit (Exam 70-220. Designing Microsoft Windows 2000 Network Security)
MCSE Training Kit (Exam 70-220): Designing Microsoft Windows 2000 Network Security: Designing Microsoft(r) Windows(r) 2000 Network Security (IT-Training Kits)
ISBN: 0735611343
EAN: 2147483647
Year: 2001
Pages: 172 © 2008-2017.
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