FIX: Revoking Update Permissions on a Table Also Revokes Column-Level Select Permissions

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BUG #: 57453(SQLBUG_70)
SYMPTOMS
Revoking an update permission on a table that was previously granted also removes any column-level select permissions that have been granted.
WORKAROUND
Re-execute a script to grant the column-level selects after revoking the update table.
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in SQL Server 7.0. This problem has been corrected in U.S. Service Pack 3 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
274799 INF: How to Obtain Service Pack 3 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 and Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0
For more information, contact your primary support provider.
MORE INFORMATION
The following script reproduces the problem:
create table doo(goo int,boo int,soo int)grant select on doo(goo,boo) to publicgrant update on doo to publicexec sp_helprotect 'doo'revoke update on doo from publicexec sp_helprotect 'doo'drop table doo				
The following are the results:
Owner  Object Grantee      Grantor ProtectType Action Column             -------------------------------------------------------------dbo    doo    public       dbo     Grant       Select goodbo    doo    public       dbo     Grant       Select boodbo    doo    public       dbo     Grant       Update (All+New)(3 row(s) affected)				
Server: Msg 15330, Level 11, State 1, Procedure sp_helprotect, Line 344
There are no matching rows on which to report.
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Article ID: 274428 - Last Review: 10/21/2013 01:49:03 - Revision: 2.1

  • Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 Standard Edition
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