How To: Using Groove and SharePoint to simplify working with Partner

Here’s the requirements; straight from the Line-Of-Business: I am using Groove to get rid of email as the main communications tool for my partners who cannot log into the corporate intranet. I have to manage 15 partners.  I have setup a separate workspace for each partner. There are documents and announcements that I want to send…

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Bugs: Permissions in the Files Tool

Thanks to Kevin Reeuwijk at Getronics for discovering a vulnerability in the Groove Files tool.  He describes the problem here: http://www.buit.org/2007/02/09/security-loophole-found-in-groove-2007-files-tool/  Essentially, there is a bug which enables a user with default “participant” permissions in a workspace to overwrite a file in that workspace, even if they are not the owner of that file. Once…

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