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Re: Enforcing attribute ACL on add operations

Emmanuel Dreyfus wrote:
Pierangelo Masarati <ando@sys-net.it> wrote:

In any case, I note that fixing this issue broke test006 (at least).

I think this is going to break many setups that had a security hole but
nobody was aware of it.

I mean: test006 is broken now, we can no longer make test. You should check why the test is broken and try to fix it :) Probably, according to the old access rule, a user with "add" permission for entries is adding an entry without having "add" permission on all the attributes.

A database option can make everyone happy, but is there anyone

I'm not particularly in favor of a config option as soon as we're happy with the fix.


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