Machine SIDs and Domain SIDs

Microsoft Technical Fellow Mark Russinovich’s recent post “The Machine SID Duplication Myth” confused many readers who didn’t understand the distinction between the two independent SIDs that belong to a domain-joined computer.  I’ll take a crack at trying to clarify that. Machine and domain SIDs consist of a base SID and a Relative ID (RID) that…

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LUA Buglight 2.1 released

LUA Buglight 2.1, identifies admin-permissions issues (“LUA bugs”) in desktop applications.  New version supports Windows 7 (x86 and x64), Vista (x86 and x64), XP (x86 only) and corresponding Server OSes. The download and more information is on this page: http://blogs.msdn.com/aaron_margosis/pages/LuaBuglight.aspx

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LUA Buglight

LUA Buglight 2.1 is here.  LUA Buglight identifies admin-permissions issues (“LUA bugs”) in desktop applications.  I’ve made a lot of changes to LUA Buglight since the last “2.0 Preview” that I posted, so the version number has been bumped up: Support for Windows 7, Vista and XP, and corresponding Servers (2008 R2, 2008, 2003) Support…

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