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why is using distribution and security list in the same group

Dennis Miller
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What problems come about creating a distribution\security group? I was told this is possible to create a distribution\security group
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Yes, you can do this.

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-ca/library/cc755692(v=ws.10).aspx

We tend to keep them separate but that is just for our own simplicity.

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Thanks for the fast response. You answered exactly what I needed to know.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)
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You are very welcome.
Shaun VermaakSenior Consultant
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You should separate Role Groups and Delegation groups as per
https://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/29305/Active-Directory-Locked-Account-Investigation-Process.html

Otherwise, you are building unnecessary dependencies and someone might give permissions unintendingly when they simply wanted to add person to a DL

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This is also very helpful. Thanks.