CompTIA Security Plus Mock Test Q1226

The access control list (ACL) for a file on a server is as follows:
User: rwx
User: Ann: r- –
User: Joe: r- –
Group: rwx
Group: sales: r-x
Other: r-x
Joe and Ann are members of the Human Resources group. Will Ann and Joe be able to run the file?

A. No since Ann and Joe are members of the Sales group owner of the file
B. Yes since the regular permissions override the ACL for the file
C. No since the ACL overrides the regular permissions for the file
D. Yes since the regular permissions and the ACL combine to create the effective permissions on the file

Correct Answer: C
Section: Mixed Questions