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Report on ntfs permissions

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Hi, I have been given an exercise to document the allocation of permissions across the company and files. and check there phsically set at the lowest needed for staff to do there job.

where to start? any software to help?

cheers

windows 2003 ad
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There are some tools from Microsoft Sysinternals that may help

AccessChk
This tool shows you the accesses the user or group you specify has to files, Registry keys or Windows services.
 
AccessEnum
This simple yet powerful security tool shows you who has what access to directories, files and Registry keys on your systems. Use it to find holes in your permissions.

see http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sysinternals/fileanddiskutilities.mspx?wt.svl=featured
 
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thank you
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Also, if you want to script the process, you can benefit from this link

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/scriptcenter/scripts/default.mspx?mfr=true
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just what i needed thanks you
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There is a nice utility available for generating nice PDF / XLS / RTF based readable reports.

Try http://www.smart-x.com
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