Users able to create objects in folders without proper authorization

Document ID : KB000087568
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
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A user is able to create objects within a folder they do not have the write permission for.

Investigation

To confirm the presence of this issue:
  1. Create a user and deny that user write permission to a specific folder.
  2. Navigate to the folder and select 'Create Object'.
  3. An 'Access Denied' message is displayed, but the object will still be created within the folder.
 
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: Method not calculating the correct permission.
Resolution:
This field was added on 30/03/2017. This article has not been updated yet. Refer to the "Description" or "Workaround" sections for solution information.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Automic Web Interface 12.0.0 - Available
Automic Web Interface (Enterprise Control Center) 11.2.3 - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
N/A