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Apache whitelist a single location, but require basic auth for everything else

I'm sure this is simple, but Google is not my friend this morning. The goal is: /public... is openly accessible everything else (including /) requires basic auth. This is a WSGI app, with a single ...
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The difference between su and bash

When I access the network server, I use the command sudo su to get admin privileges. Recently I found that sudo bash is the correct command and will allow me privileges those su does not. What is the ...
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how to restore access to MySQL after deleting all privileges?

Ok, I know I'm stupid. I deleted all privileges to MySQL, I have access to root account on host. Is there any way to add account to mysql?
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Reading log files from web application

I want to write a small PHP application for monitoring logs on a Debian server, including syslog logs and Apache/PHP messages. The problem here is that Apache user (www-data) has no access to /var/log ...
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Can I use netgroup at an NIS Client (Redhat) to restrict access to it?

Our company has a central NIS configuration that we are using to access our teams servers (Redhat)... The current configuration allows all valid NIS authenticated users to connect to our servers. We ...
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Allow only certain files to be exposed to the web on Lighttpd?

Just installed it on my linux desktop, and I only want 1 or 2 files accessible to the outside world. Everything else should only be accessibly via http://localhost/ for various privacy/security ...
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limit usb stick usage for users

We need to disallow access to usb stick on win2k3, though allowing access for some specific user and admin team. Is it possible ?
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How to deny access to php files inside a directory? nginx

I've tried a lot of variations of config, but I still can't get it work as it should. Any suggestions? location ~ /views/(.+)\.php$ { deny all; } Config: server { listen 80; ...
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Can I access remote server without ssh?

Ssh connection has stopped listening on a linux server, the output of nmap is PORT STATE SERVICE 21/tcp open ftp 80/tcp open http 199/tcp open smux 443/tcp open https 5000/tcp open ...
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Importing from .mdb to sql server very slow

Environment : Windows sever 2003, SQL Server 2005 My client send me an .mdb file with tables and query that I have to import in an sql server database. So I use the "Import data" wizard to do this. ...
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resolve access violation exception (0xC0000005) crashing IIS app pool

IIS 7.5, server 2008 r2, classic asp and asp .net 2.0, 3.5 website same server, same app pool. The past 4 weeks thousands of these errors 'C0000005' are occurring. I know from IIS debug diag tool ...
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Access logs show someone “GET”ing a random ip, why does this return 200?

I have a small linux box set up with Apache as a way to teach myself Apache. I've set up port forwarding on my router so it's accessible from the outside world, and I've gotten a few strange requests ...
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Apache: How can I make my localhost on 192.168.1.101 visible from 192.168.1.102?

I've setup a Apache web server on Ubuntu Linux. I can see it as http://localhost and http://192.168.1.101 and http://default.local/. All work well. But I can't see localhost from other machines in my ...
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Access denied errors in windows server 2008 for system administrator

I've a HP Pavilion DV4 with windows Server 2008 R2 enterprise. My system is connected to a domain. I login using my domain account. I am the administrator for the local machine. But I'm getting access ...
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Allow ports on EC2 only for Heroku

I have some services - mysql, some HTTP services - which I would like to have open for Heroku exclusively. I can define IP adress / IP mask (I am not sure what it is in EC2 security groups). Which IP ...
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How to access localhost from by ip address? [closed]

I am trying to access localhost by my ip address. My ip address is/was http://217.164.79.62/ (It is set to be automatically assigned so it keeps changing). When I enter http://localhost/ into the ...
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WordPress - Give access to a download… only after completing a form

I'm trying to set up a white papers section on my wordpress blog, and I would like to offer those PDF white papers to users interested on them, but only after they complete a little form to let us ...
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Setting up VPN access over home dsl router?

I have a ADSL connection at home, however it is not static ip address based, and the ip changes every couple of hours. here is how the setup looks like Internet ------ ADSL Router --------Internal ...
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Diagnosing why site is not accessible from within a VPN?

One of my users is reporting that my site isnt accessible through his VPN, but he's able to access other websites fine. It's not a DNS issue as I haven't made any changes in months. How can I ...
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Can Non-login accounts in Linux make scp connections?

We have some generic Ids for working on the Linux boxes. Recently we decided that the generic account will be locked out for logins and people will get individual IDs (which is always the best choice, ...
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Remote Desktop App Won't Allows Connections

I have one of those iphones... (don't hate me too much), and a free app called 'Remote Lite'. We have a client who has a 2008 Standard x86 Terminal Server and another 2008 Standard 2008 x86 server ...
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Best practice for multi Admin root access

I'm trying to put together a security policy for a collection of Linux servers. There are 8 people in my organization that require root level access over SSH. At a past company, my solution was to ...
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Win2K8 R2 Hyper-V : Cannot access Hyper-V Manager from remote PC in same LAN & Domain

I have a Physical Win2K8 R2 server GUI w/ Hyper-V. I have DC/AD setup (as a virtual inside this physical). I can log in to Physical Server using a DOMAIN USER ACCOUNT, then open Hyper-V manager, ...
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How does someone manage web API access rate limit?

I was just wondering how do people manage access to their JSON or other type of APIs. Is there a tool to manage rate limit such as an IP address is allows to access the API 60 times per second.
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Stop Apache from writing duplicate log entries into access_log

I have the following lines pertaining to loggin in my apache vhost file SetEnvIf Request_URI "^/server-status$" dontlog SetEnvIf Request_URI "^/haproxy-status$" dontlog SetEnvIf Request_Method ...
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How to get access denied for files logged in WIndows event log

I need to log access denied events for files and directories on a Windows Server 2008 R2. How do I go about getting them into the Windows Event Log?
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Make Nagios graphs public

I have a Nagios instance running on Ubuntu Server Lucid as a VM monitoring our Windows network. I would like to have some specific graphs made by the trends.cgi file available on the internal ...
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how many people can access the web server at once? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you do Load Testing and Capacity Planning for Web Sites That's a simple question. I am curious to how many people can access the web server at once on Linux? My ...
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How to grant temporary access to server?

I've hired a remote consultant to tune up my servers. Now, I am not 100% confident about giving him root password and allow him to do whatever he wants to do on the servers. Ideally, I want to see ...
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Sharepoint user can view site collections he is not a member of

as i understand sitecollection security ,member of a given sitecollection can not view another site collection where he has no membership ,my problem is that any user from a given site collection can ...
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config a router to act as a client and access another wireless router/network, wag120n

I currently have a WAG120N( http://www.linksysbycisco.com/EU/en/support/WAG120N) router and I would like to know if it's possible to configure it to connect to a different wireless network(WEP with no ...
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Weird access log on my server

Everyday, there's one IP 58.218.204.110 try to get a non-exist file hxxp://216.245.205.74/judge.php from my server. The IP 216.245.205.74 is not my server IP. Do I just ignore it or is there any ...
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Access control to 100's of LAMP box via LDAP

This is every SysAdmin's nightmare of things to do. Basically we want to control who has access to which hosts. As simple it may sound, the problem is to find a scalable and low maintenance(mgmt. ...
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Linux file permissions issue, unexpected access to file

I'm relatively new to Linux so please excuse my ignorance. I have a public web directory where I have been experimenting with the permissions to try to learn about them. I have set up a simple ...
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Access control to non root users

Hi I am setting up development environment based on SLED, we have installed required software as root user. We have configuered users Login through NIS. Developers needs access to almost all ...
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Exchange SBS 2003 server stopped receiving mail over the weekend, senders getting “Relay access denied” error

Firstly, I should say that I know my way around Windows very well, I don't really know the first thing about Exchange. I am trying to support a user that is running an SBS2003 Server with Exchange. ...
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Change users timezone settings in MOSS

In MOSS 2007 I am trying to change the timezone settings per user using the follow link (domain removed): https://(domain removed).com/_layouts/regionalsetng.aspx?Type=User&Source= screenshot: ...
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Suggestion for software to control internet

I need to implement a gateway that will allow me to control the access to the internet of a network made up of a about half a dozen of workstations. My main obejectives are the following: 1- ...
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Allowing multiple IP ranges access to a virtual host in lighttpd with remoteip

Say I'd like to restrict access to a virtual host to multiple IP ranges. How to do that? The Perl regex syntax style doesn't work, and i don't want loose restrictions like 10.* The code below works ...
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Sql-server-2008 client Access license [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? case 1 : i have one user makes 10 connection from single computer, maximum number of connection at a given time = ...
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access server from blocked machine

I want to access my Linux server(vnc) from a distant machine which has most ports blocked with the exception of 21, 25, 80, 135, and 445. So, I would like to know if theres a way to communicate with ...
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Finalising WebPreferences in foswiki

How can i finalise the preferences in foswiki so that no other user except the admin can override them.... thnx in advance for replying
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Use .htaccess to block *All* access to specific folders

I am not sure how to do this, but I want to block all access to a specific set of folders on my web server. Say secret01 and secret 02... homeDir |- data |- www | |- .htaccess (file) | |- ...
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routing and remote access service which was unable to start

when I go through the set up in xp pro sp3 to create incoming network connection i get this message, incoming conections depends on routing and remote access serice which was unable to start.. This ...
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export Postgres DB to mdb

I have a few DB's which I can access through pgAdmin 3, I have a piece of software that can only analyze .mdb files. does anyone know how to convert/export a postgres db to a mdb? preferably through ...
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Where is the Windows registry on a server accessible from?

What's the security risk of storing a password in the registry in plain text? How can you get at it unless you already have admin access, in which case it's a moot point? (I'm only asking because ...
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Mounting an Amazon EC2 instance on MAC OS X

What are some methods for transferring files to and from Amazon EC2 instances. I'm looking for solutions / tools for editing files as well as copying files to EC2 instances from both Mac and Windows. ...
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Setting up network of linux servers for multiple user access

looking for a good/best practice soln for dealing with multiple users, accessing multiple linux servers within a network... the users will be accessing the network remotely, tunneling behind the ...
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Squid / IPtables allow only connections when accessing a certain proxy domain

I'm not sure if this is a Squid subject or IPTables. In my Squid configuration I have something like this setup: http_port proxy.example.com:8080 I would like Squid to only accept connections from ...
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Tomcat setup for external access

I have tomcat setup on a Windows 2008 server. Everything is running locally and works just fine. What I am trying to do is access the web app external now. I have opened a port so that incoming ...