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Access-Based Enumeration (ABE) for CIFS Shares

This article applies to: Shared File Services

Access-Based Enumeration enables users to see only a subset of files or directories to which they have access permissions when browsing content, versus seeing the complete set of files and folders. ABE enables comingling of files/folders utilizing file access-permissions to restrict visibility and access.
CIFS shares on Shared File Services can have ABE enabled. For more information on ABE, see the definition from Microsoft: (This link leads off the IT at Cornell site.)

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Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 9:07am

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