Salesforce user security is an intersection of sharing, user, Profiles, roles, roles hierarchy and object permissions.

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Security and sharing for apex class

I have some doubts regarding the sharing settings for apex class. I have defined a "with sharing" class and the security for this class is like - only user with system admin profile can access ...
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Can I Mass Modify Object Settings > Tab Settings for All Profiles? (Default On/Default Off/Hidden)

I am in the process of my first Salesforce deployment to Production (my company has been working with an implementation team for 7 months or so, and we are going live on Monday). We had some security ...
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How to restrict user access to massdelete button on listview?

I have a custom button called massdelete on listview. I don't want everyone to see this button but only selected profiles or roles..How to do this? Thanks in Advance..
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Considerations for calling out to enterprise applications behind a firewall from salesforce?

If I'm looking to integrate an enterprise application behind a firewall with Salesforce, what considerations should I be making? From the architect certification study guide Given a scenario, ...
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Can we deploy PROFILES alone from one sandbox to another?

Can we deploy only profiles from one sandbox to another? Thanks
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An invalid security token was provided

After adding reference to "https://webservice.s7.exacttarget.com/etframework.wsdl", I tried to send mail by using following code, but it gives me an error " An invalid security token was provided ...
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Is data transfer between Salesforce and Heroku secure?

I wanted to check how secure is data transfer between salesforce and heroku. Is there any encryption mechanism built in when we integrate salesforce and Heroku (when data transfer occurs). Update - ...
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Security considerations when adding instance url to remote sites

Can someone describe the possible security implications of adding the URL for your salesforce instance as a remote site? Understand this allows users to call certain rest apis tooling/metadata. ...
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A way to let non-Salesforce user to have a limited read/write access to internal data

I have a following use case: Company Alpha wants to use Salesforce for recruiting purpose. In order to do so, Alpha would like to let non-Salesforce user to have a limited read/write access to ...
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User can't search on a particular field while other users can

I have a user that is unable to search (sidebar) on an auto-number field on a custom object. The field does have a master-detail relationship with an account, however this user has read all access to ...
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Unable to redirect a page from Visualforce

I'm currently making a custom editor in Visualforce that adds things to a related list. Things from this list are selected and then when the "add packages" button is click it should make the records, ...
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Does Salesforce have an Antivirus feature?

Is there any way to integrate Antivirus in Salesforce, or does this already exist? Additionally, I would like to also have realtime URL scanning of malicious HTML documents and websites. Key ...
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Trying to find information on security for Files attached to Activities. Can you separate it out?

I'm struggling somewhat to find anything on the File Attachment related list in Activities. What I am hoping is to be able to limit who can see/download the file and remove it from being searchable. ...
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How to I prevent a object(standard as well as custom) records(all) to be displayed in global search? [duplicate]

For E.g. Do not allow search results to display for Accounts records
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Why might a certificate import fail, when uploading a certificate not created from a Salesforce-generated Certificate Signing Request?

I've been given two X509 certificates to upload into an org for use in SSO (one for signing, one for decrypting), but I can't seem to upload either of them successfully. As I've been given the ...
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How to serve a Site.com site using HTTPS?

We would like to use a custom HTTPS certificate to serve a new site.com site via the HTTPS scheme. How to implement this in Site.com? I believe the Fall 2014 release added this capability, but I ...
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Login using javascript remoting

we are trying to use AngularJS as a framework for a community site. Problem is that the first page is accessible as a guest user. All required remote action calls are public. At a certain point, the ...
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How to restrict a user's access for accounts they do not own

I have a roles hierarchy like in the image attached. One Sales Manager and UNDER this role, two other roles: Sales_Europe and Sales_US. Assigned to these two roles, i have two users: user_a (Role: ...
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insufficient privilege on changing opportunity owner despite sharing rule

Hi i have our OWD setup for Opportunity object = Private then we have this sharing rule: Owner in Role: Sales Manager shared with owner in Role:Sales Rep (Read/Write) now our Sales Manager created ...
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Can't see all users' ContentVersion rows in Workbench

Following query is useful to me, to see which files have been uploaded to Salesforce. This query only shows rows that have actually been created by the user who is logged into workbench and running ...
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how to hide a record in hierarchy model salesforce

I have a hierarchy model where 1 manager with 2 leads officer (A, B) and 2 sales person under each lead officer. Now my client need to hide records of A lead officer from manager. How can it be ...
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Custom Component visible in Sandbox but not in Production

I created a few custom components to use in two different email templates (they all use the same controller class) and everything is working as it should at the Sandbox. But when I deployed it in ...
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Why Salesforce oAuth Username Password flow does not need security token?

While using SOAP API login call we need security token or the public IP should be whit listed. Why not when we use connected APP Username Password flow? If you compare security token implementation ...
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API access security in salesforce

I have batch class which fetch data from API url & insert that data into salesforce. Our other team which is working on API from other side they need to set security so that only our saleforce ...
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Developer Console security

Context: We have multiple Business Admins in different countries, who can only see records from their market in Salesforce. Now, we're considering giving these Business Admins access to the Developer ...
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SFDC European Data Center experiences

I see a new EU5 instance on trust.salesforce.com which has a 'LON' hovertext over it, assumingly referring to London. I can imagine some companies might be interested in having their data hosted in ...
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Custom Domain with Connected App for Branding restricting login for other org users

I am building a hybrid mobile app using SalesforceMobileSDK-iOS & Cordova. I want have custom branding on the login screen of the app. I have created a connected App with all possible permissions ...
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how to report on who has access to pricebooks

I need to be able to see who and what roles and subords have access to what pricebooks, e.g., active pricebooks, is there a way to do this?
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What could be the situation - Record Currently Unavailable- Record Lock Issue

One of user from my org got this error while changing an owner of Account. (there is a trigger on Account who updates its child opportunities too ) Now I am unable regenerate the error. So my ...
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How to audit membership change events? (roles & groups)

We are developing a Security Audit solution for Salesforce, I can easily find how to query for the current state of role hierarchy, group membership etc. But I can't seem to find how to audit ...
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How are Master Encryption Keys being stored?

What storage methods does Salesforce use to store Master Encryption Keys? For example, are the master keys stored in some type of secure key store? If so, what methods does it use to ensure the keys ...
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Why is the Add Google Docs button hidden on some SObjects for same user?

We have Google apps activated. I have a user, which can add Google docs to leads/Accounts/Oppty/etc... But when he goes to Campaign page - the buttons are missing. I only have 1 page layout ...
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Restricting record level access in role hierarchy

If i set the OWD for Account as private and if i create a public group and add some users into that and create a sharing rule for giving read and write access to that public group then managers of the ...
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Provide read to few users and read / write to all users on a new sObject when all users have same profile permissions

We have about 108 users in out application who need to be able to have read / write access on an special sObject and do other lots of things. There are two user who need to do the same other lots of ...
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Salesforce Security Review documentation

I want to know if their is any proper documentation format that I have to follow for security review. I have searched for the document format and got this link ...
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checking FLS in triggers

I've seen loads of code examples of triggers and helper classes. They never check for object or field level permissions. I wonder if this was done for code clarity or is this something one does ...
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Salesforce Security Review?

i have used the burp tool but i think it doesent suit for my requirements.. can i know what are the different parammeters on which code is being reviewed apart from governor limits and sharing ...
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Issues on a LIST button

I have a list button that on clicking take me to page /apex/abc . In that page I have a input field called account : order__c.account__c that is a master detail child to Accounts and a button. My ...
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salesforce Org and group level security

A company has 2 franchises, both of which are a part of the same Salesforce org. The CEO manages both franchises, and should be able to see and communicate with all users. The CEO further needs to ...
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Visualforcepage security

I have a custom profile named Marketing Team and the assigned user is Sujal. In that profile, i enabled one visualforce page access to him. So accordingly, Sujal can now access that VF page. I have ...
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Show Inactive Product records to user who does not have edit access

Is there a way to show inactive products to user who does not have edit access to same ? I could have given edit access to products on user's profile but then they will also have access to ...
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When do we need to use Apex Class permissions

My colleague and I were reviewing the Apex Class Security Overview. Per our understanding of the page, if a user does not have permission to access VisualForce page's controller, he should not be ...
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Provide limited shared access to objects

I'm working on a system integrating Infor LN and Salesforce using the Inforce app. All SF records sync'd with LN are of an Inforce Account Record Type. The accounts have the usual CRM features plus ...
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Are private fields visible through related list of a related (public) object?

I created two objects ObjectVisible and ObjectHide. ObjectVisible has lookup fields to ObjectHide. I set the OWD as follows: ObjectVisible: Public Read, ObjectHide: Private I used custom code to ...
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How to secure Web Service API integration with external systems

I am given few URLs (web service APIs), which when called would fetch and display data in JSON format and I am using these in my Salesforce Org and use them to update few of Salesforce fields. I have ...
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How can I set field level security for multiple fields in the same custom object?

I have deployed several objects from one sandbox environment to another. I notice that the field level security settings has not been deployed. I used the change sets method to deploy these objects. ...
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VF Page Custom Console Component blocked due to Same Origin Policy

I have a custom Visual Force page and use it as a custom console component in the Service Console. It was working but not it's being blocked due to the same origin policy: Uncaught SecurityError: ...
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Contact's child records transfer

I have few custom child objects (lookup relationship) of Contact. My requirement is if I change the Contact owner from User A to User B, I want the child records of that Contact to be transferred to ...
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Accessing Salesforce session via oAuth maintains session across browsers

I am using oAuth 2.0 Web server flow to connect to Salesforce org and get the Access token and refresh token. I use the following URL to access a visualforce page that resides within the Salesforce ...
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How best to secure client_id + secret using - Rails + Restforce

I've successfully managed to set up an app using my developer account - it is currently making use of Ruby on Rails 4.2.beta2, ejholmes most excellent gem restforce and the very helpful tutorial and ...