Tag Archives: Security

IRM (Information Rights Management) in SharePoint

This is just a very brief review from my reading of a MS white paper coming with the ECM starter kit. IRM allows you to have control over a document after it’s downloaded from SharePoint. This is how is works: … Continue reading

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User permissions findings

When adding user by assigning individual rights, if only give user/group “Limited Access”, user will not be able to see the homepage of the site. Need to give user ‘Full access’ to see the home page (WHY?). If complete disable … Continue reading

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Webpart security

If the webpart need to access Sharepoint server info, there are 3 options when deploying the webpart in security context: Deploy to GAC, and no other settings need to be changed. Downside: need to recycle application pool when upgrade; webpart … Continue reading

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