CommonObjectSecurity.RemoveAuditRule Method (AuditRule)


Removes audit rules that contain the same security identifier and access mask as the specified audit rule from the System Access Control List (SACL) associated with this CommonObjectSecurity object.

Namespace:   System.Security.AccessControl
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

protected bool RemoveAuditRule(
	AuditRule rule


Type: System.Security.AccessControl.AuditRule

The audit rule to remove.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the audit rule was successfully removed; otherwise, false.

Audit removal is accomplished by using a complex algorithm that might add audit control rules in addition to removing them.

This method fails to remove the audit rule and returns false if the inheritance rules associated with the audit rule are too complex for the removal algorithm to succeed.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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