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mark.cloyed
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File Security with Replication

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09-13-2012 11:59 AM

I hope someone can answer a question about folder security and replication.  I am setting up an environment with full replication, where I am replicating only certain folders from Site A to Site B.  For someone who works at Site B, is there a need to use folder-level security to keep them from accessing a file in a folder that is not replicated?  Do they have a way of getting a copy of a file that is not in a replicated folder?

Thanks,

Mark

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paul.gunn
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Re: File Security with Replication

09-13-2012 12:43 PM in reply to: mark.cloyed

Hi Mark,

 

You will want to lock down those files via folder security. While limiting replication to certain folders will prevent automatic replication of those files, a user with read permissions can still download the file (which would result in an on-demand replication of the file).

 

Paul

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