access control list


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Access Control List

(networking)
(ACL) A list of the services available on a server, each with a list of the hosts permitted to use the service.

access control list

A set of data associated with a file, directory or other network resource that defines the permissions that users, groups, processes or devices have for accessing it. See access control and wildcard mask.
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The security descriptor includes the SID for the object's owner and two access control lists, each containing a set of mappings between user or group SIDs, and specific access rights allows for that SID.

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