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SMB and CIFS

The SMB, Simple Message Block, protocol provides the basis for Windows file and print sharing. SMB provides support for file browsing, and two levels of security:

User— A user must authenticate with the SMB server during the initial connection. The supplied username and password determine what resources the user can access.

Share— Share-level security operates on an individual shared resource. The resource has a single password. Anyone with access to the password can access the resource.


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