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Multiple Roles Access Problem

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  1. Muhammad Saqib
    Muhammad Saqib avatar
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    09 Sep 2009
    05 Dec 2009
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    Here is scenario::
    i have 2 Roles , Admin & Normal Users. (Admin group is defined as unrestricted in web.config security tab)

    1. "user1" has Role Normal User and when he tries to open admin pages, system throws Exception (FINE)

    2. "user2" has Role Admin and he can see the admin pages (FINE)

    3. "user3" has both Roles, Admin as well as Normal User, and when tries to open admin pages, System throws exception...(NOT FINE)....
    As "user3" is in Admin role as well so he should have access to Admin pages

    It should be like, when any user has multiple roles ,so it means he has all the permission of the combination of all his roles rather just one.

    Suggestion/Comments Please!....
    Thanks,

    Regards
  2. Ivan Dimitrov
    Ivan Dimitrov avatar
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    16 Jun 2017
    05 Dec 2009
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    Hi Muhammad Saqib,

    First "Administrators" is a special role. Second "Deny" Permission has a higher priority than "Allow" so you cannot have in one role for one right "Allow" and in the another role for the same right "Deny"

    Kind regards,
    Ivan Dimitrov
    the Telerik team

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