After a user has passed through the server-level security barriers, he next has to pass through a series of database-level security measures. Database security includes the following aspects:
The database access control list
Form, view, and document security
Section and field security
Local database encryption
A user's broadest possible rights of access to the contents of a database are set forth in each database's access control list. The other security features listed here serve to limit a user's rights even further, not to broaden them.
The database access control list is the linchpin of database access control in Notes. All other database access controls simply refine the limits set by ...