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Security Descriptor – ACE – Access to objects in Active Directory – the basics

Posted by chrisbeams on May 10, 2009

Trying to understand how DACL breaks down on an OU for example:

Access_Allowed_ACE  = gives permissions on an object

Access_Allowed_object_ACE = gives permissions on an object, property set or property

so if you look in LDP:

Access_Allowed_ACE  will only have a Object Ace Sid refering to the group that has the permission

Object Ace Sid:   DOMAINA\Domain Admins S-1-5-21-xxxx

Access_Allowed_object_ACE will have an Object Ace Sid refering to the group that has the permission and a Object Ace Type which will show that the permission is on.

Object Ace Type:  computer – bf967a86-0de6-11d0-a285-00aa003049e2
Object Ace Sid:   S-1-5-32-548

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