Re: Security in Vista Business vs. Vista Ultimate
In article <MPG.firstname.lastname@example.org >, in
the microsoft.public.windows.vista.security news group, Paul
Adare <email@example.com> says...
> In article <MPG.firstname.lastname@example.org >, in
> the microsoft.public.windows.vista.security news group, Paul
> Adare <email@example.com> says...
> > In article <D62F1EB0-43E1-4721-8E6A-0A5EE5154C64@microsoft.com>,
> > in the microsoft.public.windows.vista.security news group, Jeff
> > Lynch [MVP] <firstname.lastname@example.org> says...
> > > Are the default security settings different in Vista Business than in Vista
> > > Ultimate (both RTM)? I've noticed a special account called
> > > "TrustedInstaller" in Vista Business that has full control permissions for
> > > the system32 folder and files but this account doesn't seem to exist in
> > > Vista Ultimate. I'm trying to install Outlook 2007 Business Contact Manager
> > > under Vista Business and it fails due to a permissions error but it installs
> > > just fine under Vista Ultimate.
> > Jeff, are these both clean installs of RTM and not upgrade
> > installs of a previous release? My understanding is that the
> > TrustedInstaller is gone in the RTM versions of all Vista SKUs.
> > I've not installed Business yet but I know it is gone from
> > Ultimate and I know that I read somewhere recently that
> > TrustedInstaller is gone...
> > I'll try and throw Business up in a VM today and check.
> Ok, so no TrustedInstaller in a clean install of Business
Hmm, but it does show up in the Windows folder DACL on both
Ultimate and Business. Weird. I'll see what I can dig up...
Paul Adare - MVP Virtual Machines
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