Sets the plugin to use to collect security information on files.

Key: filecopy.security_model
Type: FilecopyGathererSecurityModelTypes allowed values: none or ntfs
Can be set in: collection.cfg


This parameter sets the plugin to use to collect files security lock strings when using early binding document level security. Funnelback currently supports extracting security information from Windows file systems.

Possible values are:

  • none (or blank): Don’t collect files security information.

  • ntfs: Use a Windows NTFS plugin to collect security information. Use this value if the remote file share is served by a Windows server.

Default Value



Collect security information using the Windows plugin: