Restrict access to file shares in Citrix for remote users

Hi,

We have installed Netscaler Access Gateway 10.5 to provide remote access to our Citrix XenApp 6.5 infrastructure with Web Interface 5.4. Users authenticate via LDAP in AD 2008R2 and RSA second factor.

All works as needed but remote users have same access to all file shares same way as they would work in the office. This create potential  security risk as they do not need access to all files when working from home.

Is there a way to restrict access to certain file shares or folders when users logged in remotely via Netscaler? Are there any policies in Citrix or AD which would help us?
glenmosAsked:
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Ess KayEntrapenuerCommented:
Why not restrict it by external IP addresses. If the ip is external, give the separate permissions

http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX122538
glenmosAuthor Commented:
Unfortunately this solution doesn't work,

I've contacted Citrix support and they have confirmed that this is no way to limit access to file shares.

The only solution is to create separate accounts in AD and assign them separate access rights to folders.

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Dirk KotteSECommented:
at one customer we build a separate DMZ, place some xenApp servers there and disable fileserver access at the firewall.
glenmosAuthor Commented:
According to Citrix support the only way to have different access rights to folders for remote users, is to create separate AD accounts for remote access.
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