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Exchange Security Policy and Android

How does one go about changing the Exchange security policy to allow pins and other security options on Android devices?
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L2TP over IPSec VPN (OpenSwan, CentOS 6) unable to connect via iPhone (iOS 5.1) and Android (JellyBean)

I have successfully installed L2TP over IPsec VPN (PSK) using OpenSwan 2.6.38 running on CentOS. Connect DOES WORK perfectly from Windows 8. But doesn't work AT ALL from iPhone 4 (ios 5.1) or ...
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generating client.ovpn file on android

I am developing a open source application wrapper over OpenVPN library for Android. For that I need to generate openvpn conf file. I have followed OpenVPN how but did not understand how to generate ...
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How can I hit my iis express site from my android devices?

I have a site running under IIS Express, I added the following to my applicationHost.config <binding protocol="http" bindingInformation="*:49223:localhost" /> <binding protocol="http" ...
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Android java build drained 8GB of memory [closed]

I build Android-4.0.4 for odroid-x on a lenovo x220 core i7 8GB of RAM running Linux Mint 12 (Ubuntu-11.10). I start 5 jobs to build, and after a while OOM triggers and kills dozen of processes until ...
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How do I test if my RapidSSL certificate will work with older mobile browsers?

I read this bug report about RapidSSL certificates not being recognised by older versions of Android. I've got the necessary certificate chain from here, but I don't have an Android device to test on. ...
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IPsec tunnel to Android device not created even though there is an IKE SA

I'm trying to configure a VPN tunnel between an Android device running 4.1 and a Fedora 17 Linux box running strongSwan 5.0. The device reports that it is connected and strongSwan statusall returns ...
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How exactly does e-mail push work in non-blackberry phones?

I've been a blackberry user for the past 6 years. I've convinced myself to make the switch to an Android device. I have already started some Android development so having an actual android device ...
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Is it possible to detect Android and iOS devices based on DHCP requests?

I want to configure DHCP server in a way that it puts "regular" smartphones and tablets into a separate subnet. Is it possible to detect if the DHCP request comes from an Android or iOS device based ...
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Running adb from PHP

I moved from Ubuntu to CentOS and I now have a problem running adb from PHP. I am trying to execute shell_exec("/path/to/adb devices"); and I get: ADB server didn't ACK failed to start daemon error ...
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Route outbound connections from local network through VPN

I have a server A running OpenVPN, an OpenVPN client B (a rooted Android phone as it happens) and a third party C (a laptop, tablet etc.) tethered to B. B can use the VPN to access the internet via ...
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Ipsec reload fails to load ipsec.conf Strongswan 5.0

I am having trouble configuring a connection to an Android device using a fedora 17 linux machine and strongSwanv5.0.1dr2. I have made some progress but when I try adding the configuration to support ...
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Can i configure the tcp SYN retransmission interval?

As far as I know SYN retransmissions: with rounding they occur 1, 3, 6, 12, 24, 48, and then 64 seconds apart. I want to do this on different interval time. what is the name of this parameter? can I ...
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iptables redirect single website traffic to port 8080

My goal is to be able to make a connection to one, and only one, website through a proxy. Everything else should be dropped. I have been able to do this successfully without a proxy with this code: ...
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How to set up server to be accessed from mobile devices [closed]

I need to set up a server that will eventually be accessed from an Android application. I don't have experience with how to go about this, but I've seen MySQL servers (Amazon EC2). I would need to ...
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Android openvpn + zeroconf browser sending mdns query packets over eth0 instead of tap0 interface on wifi

On an android device, I am connecting to a remote network using openvpn for performing service discovery. WORKING CASE: After the device is camped on 3g/4g and after connecting to remote network by ...
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The use of the underscore in host names

Wikipedia states that underscores are used by both Android and Microsoft Windows Systems in hostnames. My question is, what are these host names used for? Do you know list of these strange ...
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android anyconnect to cisco 3800

I have a Cisco 3800 with Advanced IP Services running version 12.4(13r). For a client to VPN in using AnyConnect, it looks like I use the webvpn config options (SSL VPN). I followed one of the ...
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Exchange 2007 and Droid Rezound SD CARD Encryption

We have an Exchange 2007 server that supports many DROIDX phones. The configurations are setup to only enforce a pin code. However on the DROID REZOUND, it forces you to encrypt the SDCARD. This ...
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Debian squeeze as L2TP/IPSec gateway for Android devices

I'm trying to configure Debian squeeze as L2TP/IPSec VPN for Android devices, but with no great success. So far I have done following: Successfully configured Debian with openswan implementation of ...
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Playing hd video from a server to 10 android tablets in LAN via wi-fi

I am working on a project where I will have 10 android tablets and a server with videos in 720p quality. All of these will be in the same LAN. I want to be able to play videos from this server on the ...
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Are there any Microsoft Exchange Clients for iOS and Android that store their local data in an encrypted manner?

I don't feel like this is a product recommendation question, more of a "does this tech even exist and is it feasible" question, but if I'm wrong, feel free to give this question the boot. Context: ...
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Technically, How does uploading Apps to an Android Phone Work? [closed]

Amazon.com has an Android Marketplace. How do the apps go from Amazon.com to my phone? I am looking for a protocol level analysis. Do they use a basic protocol like FTP and then check with a Google ...
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android.apis.google.com DNS issue at EC2

We have a really strange issue with DNS on our EC2 instances. An application we're running on some of our instances is Java-based service that provides a back-end for an Android application. As part ...
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Exchange user is no longer receiving email on Android phone

Mfg/Model: Samsung Droid Charge Android Version: 2.3 Provider: Verizon Error: Failed to connect The user was previously receiving emails just fine on his phone, but since this morning, he hasn't ...
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Weird Mac Address at Windows 2003 DHCP Server

I am trying to configure a reservation for my Galaxy. The problem is that my DHCP is giving out an IP address to an obviously invalid MAC address (Galaxy Mac Address) - Please note attached ...
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Network monitoring system with mobile app

I'm looking for a monitoring system (that runs on linux) and can monitor the most used operational systems and has an application for android to show the status of the servers. Anyone knows a software ...
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Why do I get HTTP Error 504: Gateway Timeout on accessing public IP over Android

Question: When I start a webserver on my machine (on port 80), and then try to access it via my public IP, I get HTTP error 504 (Gateway Timeout). Why ? This only happens when I am connected to the ...
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Can I have TCP timouts up to 10-20 minutes?

It it important to rely on TCP guaranteed delivery even in case of mobile client which could disappear in a tunnel for a long time when TCP with standard settings give up and close the connection. Is ...
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VNC connection to EC2 instance without installing a VNC server

I was wondering if it was possible to connect to an Amazon ec2 instance via VNC, but instead of installing a VNC server in the target machine, somehow connect it to the hypervisor's graphics output ...
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Coporate Exchange Mobile client access Policies .. why so many still require RIM [closed]

My employer use to only allow mobile access to exchange to RIM (Blackberry) devices or so at least that is what they said. At some point when I asked, they acknowledged that iOS and Android devices ...
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How turn of MS Exchange's requests for “Activate Device Administrator” (shows on Android Device)

I have an MS Exchange server for a small business and we just upgraded to 2010. It's now prompting people on Android with: Activate device administrator? * Erase all data: Perform a factory reset, ...
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how to disable remote wipe for Exchange 2010 ActiveSync?

When connecting android mobile devices to Exchange ActiveSync some require granting device administrator privileges which permit an exchange administrator to remotely wipe the phone. The warning ...
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Why would a UDP socket perform OK on wifi, but not on a cell network?

Noobish question - I have a perl script running on a linux server which opens UDP port 7015. netstat -ulnp shows: udp 0 0 0.0.0.0:7015 0.0.0.0:* ...
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TCPDUMP , SSL , Android, SSL dump

I run an application on Android phone. The application connects to a webservice via internet and I want to intercept the traffic between the application and the webservice. The connection is ...
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Gingerbread's IPsec client and Cisco ASA

Android Gingerbread has added support for true IPsec VPN, and I'm trying to get this to work with my Cisco ASA 5510 appliance. On the device, I've selected PSK v1 with Xauth as the connection method. ...
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Exchange Encryped Email with PGP

My organization is currently looking into encrypting our emails internally as well as the occasional message to come outside recipients. The requirements are currently a bit overwhelming and I am not ...
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Some user accounts cannot use activesync from android/iphone phones after exch03 to exch10 upgrade

Odd issue. Despite allowing all of my accounts to use activesync from their mobiles(android/iphone), some of my accounts cannot connect. Using the same devices, I can connect and sync properly ...
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Is it possible to push DNS search suffices from DNS server to client?

Our (active directory, windows-server-based) intranet used to be called "intranet", and DNS worked fine for windows machines and iPads/Android devices. We have changed it to be "apps.intranet", and ...
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proper user and group configuration for eclipse android jenkins

On ubuntu 10.0.4 Did sudo su Then installed eclipse in /root/eclipse (only wget and unzip, no apt-get) Then installed android sdk in /root/android-sdk-linux_x86 (only wget and unzip, no apt-get) Run ...
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Printing from Android/IOS phone in the enterprise?

Simple question, possibly complicated answer. What has been your solution for users wanting to print from their Android/iOS devices? Print email attachments, etc directly from the phone to your ...
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Low traffic VPS for a mobile app

I've got a VPS server that is hosting a very low traffic server for an iPhone / Android app. Probably handles a max of 300 very small JSON requests per day (a KB of text per request at absolute most), ...
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HTC Incredible not downloading email from Exchange 2003 account

I have a Exchange 2003 setup, with no SSL. I have one user who also receives his work email on his HTC Incredible. I've setup his email account as an Exchange account and to synchronize his email, ...
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How to issue machine certificates to Android devices trying to connect to L2TP VPN (L2TP/IPsec with Certificate)?

I are trying to find a way to connect Android devices to our VPN box running Windows Sever 2008. We manage to configure a couple Android devices to connect via PPTP. However, I would like to be able ...
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Android webbrowser returns code 500 for webpage on Nginx webserver

I've come to a very weird behavior of a web browser on android mobile phone (I've tried HTC Wildfire and HTC Desire phones). I have a web server with Nginx v0.8.54. When i try to open a web page on ...
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VPN connection between Endian firewall and Android phones

We have an endian firewall (community, 2.4.0) as gateway, which is already serving as OpenVPN and IPSec endpoint (net-to-net). And we have many Android phones (most of them running Android 2.2 FroYo). ...
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Exchange ActiveSync is not working with Android's 'verify certificate' setting, what do I need to do to make them work together?

All other methods of Activesync and web access to my Exchange server are working fine with no errors or issues, but when we attempt to configure Android phones for the server, it will only work with ...
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XMPP Server on EC2 Amazon Web Service (AWS)

My company uses OpenFire for server-side and smack for client-side in its XMPP Android application. AWS seems like a good and scalable service for what we need. We use it for testing our app, but ...
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SBS 2003 (+Exchange 2003) Dreaded Exchange Active Sync question with android 2.2 phones

I've followed http://blog.brightpointuk.co.uk/configuring-exchange-2003-activesync-using-self-signed-ssl-certificate and it comes up with access is denied / Authentication Failure. I have a ...
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Users complaining about inputting PIN on Android, Exchange Server 2007

I have users complaining about having to input a PIN to access their Android phone when they are linked to an Exchange Server account. I understand this is a security feature built into MS Exchange. ...