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Grant temporary access to Ubuntu 14.04 EC2 machines

My company intends to hire an external contractor for some dev-ops jobs on our EC2 servers. We use Ubuntu accessed using a .pem certificate file. For obvious reasons, I do not want to share my .pem ...
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1answer
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Set Access-Control-Allow-Origin in nginx using wildcard domain

With nginx can I specify Access-Control-Allow-Origin using a wildcard like *.mydomain.com? Would it look like: add_header Access-Control-Allow-Origin *.mydomain.com; Thanks.
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Best Practice for Remote Development

I posted on webmasters, but someone suggested I ask here... http://webmasters.stackexchange.com/questions/26517/securing-access-to-server We have developers who work remotely and servers at an ISP. ...
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What are some secure alternatives to FTP? [closed]

This Hacker News story is all about the downsides of FTP. The only reason I might set up FTP is that it's easy. I know about and use scp already, but sometimes I want to share files with someone ...
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Prevent acccess to the C drive

Is it possible to prevent regular users from accessing the C drive via Windows Explorer? they should be allowed to execute certain programs. This is to ensure that employees cannot steal or copy out ...
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Allowing users to configure printer ports without full admin rights on Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard

At our organization, we have multiple levels of support personnel. The lowest (level 1) of these personnel deal with a single job site with about 40 printers. Each site has a Windows Server 2003 R2 ...
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1answer
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What can “Users” group do by default from the network without RDP or physical access?

This question is related to my previous question on Log on As a Service; I have found out that our windows hosting provider's Active Directory domain "Domain Users" group is part of our servers' ...
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How I can secure some Git Repositories in AIX?

I want to secure some git repositories and using only users and groups is not sufficient. I'm thinking about using ACLs to control the access. The access to the repositories is local, the users ...
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6answers
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Linux Log permissions

What is the best practice for allowing linux logs to be viewed by other users besides root?
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Mandatory Access Control versus Discretionary Access Control

What is Mandatory Access Control, and why is it better than Discretionary Access Control?