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Is it normal to have an "Anonymous Logon" in the permissions properties for Exchange 2003?

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My exchange server has been hijacked and I am in the process of re-formatting it and re-installing exchange.  Befoer I do that, I am checking all muy settings and I noticed that in the permissions area of the properties security page of the mailbox store, there is an entry called "Anonymous Logon".  I can find no reference to this entry anywhere.  Can anyone tell me whether it is legitimate?
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It is perfectly fine to have that group at store properties
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Hi,
In Exchange 2003 Anonymous Logon has the following rights by default on the msExchPrivateMDB ie your Mailbox DB (store) and also your Public Store::
  • Read Permissions
  • Read All Properties
  • List Contents ACTRL_DS_LIST_OBJECT
Here is a link to guide you and for reference in terms of permissions as you are concerned about the Security ::: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb123738(EXCHG.65).aspx
Hope this helps
Thanks
Nitin
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