Security permissions

Setting

Expected Behavior

See Roles and Permissions

Applicable Org Unit Type: Organization

 

Allows users to: Access the manage roles and permissions tool; view roles, role properties and permissions, and the event log

 

Users will see: The Roles and Permissions link in the Admin Tools menu

The Event Log button

 

Also Required: N/A

Manage Content Security

Applicable Org Unit Type: Organization

 

Allows users to: Apply and remove sandboxing in any org unit.

 

Users will see: The Content Sandboxing area of the Course Offering Information area for an org unit and can edit the Enable Content Sandboxing setting. Without this permission, users who can see the Course Offering Information area for an org unit can see whether the course is sandboxed, but cannot edit the setting. By default, this permission is OFF for all roles.

 

Also Required: Has Access to the Manage Courses Tool

Manage Roles

Applicable Org Unit Type: Organization

 

Allows users to: Create roles, edit role properties, copy, delete and reorder roles

 

Users will see: The New button, Edit Role and Delete options in the role's context menu, Copy and Reorder options in the More Actions button

Editable fields on the Edit Role page

 

Also Required: See Roles and Permissions

Manage Role Permissions

Applicable Org Unit Type: Organization

 

Allows users to: Edit role permissions, import/export permissions

 

Users will see: Check boxes on the Edit Role Permissions page

The Import/Export button

 

Also Required: See Roles and Permissions

Manage Password Policy

Applicable Org Unit Type: Organization

 

Allows users to: Access and manage Password Policy tool

 

Users will see: The Password Policy link in the Admin Tools menu

 

Also Required: N/A

Manage Widget Security

Applicable Org Unit Type: Organization

 

Allows users to: Apply and remove sandboxing to widgets.

 

Users will see: The Widget Security section of the Widget Properties dialog, and have the ability to edit the Widget is Sandboxed setting. Without this permission, users with create/edit widget permissions can see whether or not a widget is sandboxed, but cannot edit the setting. If a widget is not sandboxed, and the Security.WidgetsApplySandbox configuration variable is ON, a user without this permission cannot edit the widget, as it is not secure. By default, this permission is off for all roles .

 

Also Required: Has Access to the Manage Courses Tool