Re: Authenticated Users
On Sat, 09 Feb 2008 17:54:25 +0800, Man-wai Chang ToDie wrote:
>> It is a computed group. When you are authenticated by the system membership
>> in Authenticated Users is noted on your access token.
> If you are authenticated, then you should be associated with a regular
> user account. I see no reason to have a meta account that is not exactly
> the user itself, but could access the files of the user.
You're not understanding the purpose of the group. It is a convenience.
Think of some thing like Active Directory where all user and computer
accounts in the forest need to have read access to the entire forest. Do
you really want to manually add each and every user and computer account to
the DACL of every object in the forest? That's the whole point of
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