SecurityMasks Enumeration

Specifies the available options for examining security information of a directory object. This enumeration is used with the DirectorySearcher.SecurityMasks and DirectoryEntryConfiguration.SecurityMasks properties.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

Namespace: System.DirectoryServices
Assembly: System.DirectoryServices (in system.directoryservices.dll)

public enum SecurityMasks
/** @attribute FlagsAttribute() */ 
public enum SecurityMasks
public enum SecurityMasks

 Member nameDescription
DaclReads or writes the discretionary access-control list (DACL) data.  
GroupReads or writes the group data. 
NoneDoes not read or write security data. 
OwnerReads or writes the owner data. 
SaclReads or writes the system access-control list (SACL) data. 

using System.DirectoryServices;
DirectorySearcher src = new DirectorySearcher("…");
src.PropertiesToLoad = new string[] {ntSecurityDescriptor,…};
src.SecurityMasks = SecurityMasks.Dacl | SecurityMasks.Owner;
SearchResultCollection res = src.FindAll();

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0