Issue while accessing File share continuously

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Wed Jun 20 02:33:04 MDT 2012

On Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 07:19:25AM +0000, sathiskanna.krishnaswamy at wrote:
> >>While analysing network capture for the above issue, SMB
> >>Client sends the "NT QUERY SECURITY DESC" request while
> >>accessing FileShare? On which scenario, this request is
> >>sent to SMB server since it is not seen in normal file
> >>share access?

A client can do this at any time. I have stopped asking when
and in particular why Windows does anything a long time ago.
You might want to ask Microsoft themselves, maybe something
like filemon gives you hints.

With best regards,

Volker Lendecke

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