A process of proving that an entity (commonly a user or organization) is who they claim to be, or who they were previously identified as being. Authentication does not guarantee that particular entity's identity absolutely, it just proves that they are the same agent that has previously successfully ...

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Postfix, Dovecot - connection from outside, authentication

I want to run postfix + dovecot on my server. I'm doing it for first time. Postfix and Dovecot works on local - I can connect through telnet, and send/receive e-mails using commands. When I try to ...
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How to enable kerberos authentication to a Java web app

I'm currently using Centrify to aid with Kerberos/AD integration in our environment. Right now we have Kerberos enabled on a Centrified version of Apache. We are trying to run jnlp files through ...
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IIS using ADFS/Saml to Authenticate

Does anyone know if there is a ADFS/SAML Identity Provider for IIS7? Example workflow - the user will go to the directory /private and it will redirect to the provider to login and back if the user ...
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User authentication; PAM or Radius? [closed]

At college I'm part of a group of students that keep a server infrastructure running for the students. Lately we've been having a lot of trouble with the servers, and we decided that it's probably ...
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Program / Service to Allow Multiple Users to use a Single Shared Account

I've found it very common for teams to share a single username / password for online services, such as domain registrars. Clearly, giving multiple people access to a single account by passing around ...
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Exchange Server 2013 and RADIUS server(freeRADIUS2)

I am a student and doing an internship. I have to test Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. I am using Windows Server 2012, I already installed Exchange Server 2013 on it and everything works as intended. ...
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Apache Reverse Proxy for Sharepoint Remembers Credentials

I'm facing a weird problem with my Apache reverse proxy setup for a Sharepoint server. When I log into the Sharepoint via proxy and then someone else opens the Sharepoint via proxy, he is already ...
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Authentication failed of pure-ftpd

I installed pure-ftpd on Ubuntu 8.04 using aptitude install pure-ftpd What's the step to add users? I'm new to pure-ftpd and PAM authentication. but I followed pure-ftpd documentation to do pure-pw ...
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Use a PHP script to authenticate users on Linux

I have a web application running built in PHP using MySQL as database. I'm trying to give specific users access to a Linux system via SSH to perform simple command-line tasks. Since I do already have ...
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libnss-pgsql logging transaction on screen

I've been configuring a pg database to authenticate user against pam. I installed libpam_pgsql and libnss_pgsql2. After I finish configuring the libnss_pgsql2, creating and editing the nss-pgsql.conf ...
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How to enable authentication for cargo webapp in jetty container? (docs does not work for me)

It looks like I'm stuck with a simple and well documented issue, but nevertheless. I'm trying to enable basic authentication in cargo web-app deployed to the Jetty server. I'm following this document ...
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What does squid proxy do when negating acl proxy_auth_regex in rule?

The NTLM auth helper only tags users as authorized if they are member of a AD group. The Kerberos auth helper tags a user as authorized, if he was able to log in, the group check can't be done by the ...
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Apache SSHA password support

Is there any way for Apache to support SSHA passwords? I have a couple of dozens of user passwords in an OpenLDAP server which are encrypted with SSHA (i.e. salted SHA1). No more users are to be ...
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SVN Server with authentication via Github

One of my users wants me to build an SVN server that uses a specific Github community for authentication. Users who are members of this community should be able to use their Github credentials to ...
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389 directory server - password not recognized

I have installed "389 directory server" on a CentOS6.5 server, with the setup-ds-admin.pl script. Then added 2 users from the '389-console', to "People" (setting their password from the GUI). Now I'm ...
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Immediate logout after login

I have copied VM with Red Hat 6.4 in VMware vSphere Client, move it to another network and change configs for connecting to ldap servers. And now I have a problem with logging procedure through LDAP. ...
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Node.js ESB authentication for connection to cloud based services

I've been looking at Authentication for Node.js and it seems like http://passportjs.org/ fits the bill quite nicely. Do you think that this would be a good candidate to interface with all major third ...
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FreeRadius MSCHAP Authentication With Realm Fails

I have FreeRadius 2.0 server with AD as user store. Authenticating using EAP-PEAP-MSCHAP2.Local realm is defined in proxy.conf. Authentications works fine without realm added to the username. As soon ...
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Authenticating Apache HTTPd against Active Directory

We're using Apache 2.2.12 to authenticate against one Active Directory domain using a .htaccess configuration file. Our current configuration is: AuthBasicProvider ldap AuthType Basic AuthName "AD ...
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Deploying software on active directory [closed]

I am not sure if this is the right place to post this question but I figured since some users here are familiar with Windows Servers and Active Directories, that I might to get some information about ...
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Opscenter 4.1 - ssl agent communication vs internal authentication

My question relates to Opscenter 4.0.2 and Cassandra 2.0.4 with SSL and Auth : agent can't connect. The provided answer does help, but creates another problem. To summarize, everything runs find ...
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Remote User Authentication with Active Directory vs. Azure Directory

I am a little confused about the added topological complexities that seem to be advocated when designing remote authentication for Active Directory. I want to have single-sign on for all computers ...
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How do I create a custom ADFS 2nd factor sign in page?

I have a C# dll that provides HOTP and TOTP authentication. I'd like to adapt this for use with ADFS sign in pages. (I'll share this DLL with you if you like) How do I integrate my authentication ...
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Access files/ folders remotely by authentication via browser/ web [closed]

We have some requirements where we want to allow our clients/ users to download files/ folders from our file server via browser/ web. We have a many different directories created on our file server ...
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Can't add local user on system using ldap auth for samba [closed]

Trying to add a local user to a CentOS 6.3 system that is using ldap for Samba authentication, but being stymied by the user's existing entry in ldap. [root@samba ~]# adduser wchandy adduser: user ...
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Kerberos Authentication for workstations not on domain

I have a base understanding of how Kerberos works in an Active Directory environment and the methods it uses to authenticate users and workstations onto the network, but my question is.. since ...
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In apache how do you validate that the logged in username matches the directory name?

Sometimes you want to setup a directory structure in apache such that logged in users can only see their own directory. (i.e. the directory name and the username match.) What do you put in the ...
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OpenBSD with LDAP authentication returning invalid user

I am trying to set up an OpenBSD box to use a LDAP server for authentication. I am following the directions at http://www.obfuscurity.com/2009/08/OpenBSD-as-an-LDAP-Client and for the most part they ...
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apache override authentication in a specific folder

How do I change/override the authentication in apache to a different one in a subfolder? I tried this one but it didn't work. How can I fix it? <Directory "/"> AuthName "Front End Access" ...
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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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Can you pass user/pass for HTTP Basic Authentication in URL parameters?

I believe this is not possible, but someone I know insisted that it works. I don't even know what parameters to try, and I haven't found this documented anywhere. I tried ...
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OpenLDAP+Kerberos authentication – id (NSS) works, but authentication says user is unknown

I have a central authentication server with OpenLDAP set up and populated, and Kerberos 5, also populated. On an Ubuntu LTS machine, I set up nslcd and kerberos client stuff. This way, issuing the ...
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Passwordless Samba access to specific IP addresses

I have a few Samba shares setup on a server where users access with their user/pass. I've been requested to add 3 computers access to a specific share without a password prompt. Is it possible to do ...
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How can I clear cached domain credentials?

Related: How can I enable domain authentication over wireless in Windows 7/2k8? To test the domain login over wireless connection feature I'm trying to set up in the above question, I need an ...
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Is it possible to configure a Linux server to use more than one LDAP target?

We have an environment that we are tasked with managing while also giving access to projects that run the applications on the servers. Some of those projects have stood up LDAP for authenticating ...
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Apache Authorization for multiple pages for different users

I have a website that I has common pages as well as restricted pages. I would like to restrict each page for each user, such that my cong /var/www/application/user1/user1.html ...
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Load testing HTTPS with Siege (open auth)

I am trying to load test our new website with siege. It is currently behind basic auth. I have edited my .siegerc file to include the right username and password (I've checked many times that it is ...
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Configure Squid to use authentication, but not require it

I'm setting squid up with squidGuard to act as a content filter. I'd like to configure squid so that by default users' web traffic flows through squidGuard. E.g. users browsing on a desktop, or a ...
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limit user access in multiple RODC

I have a RODC and a RWDC.i prepopulate some password on RODC cache database. i already read this article How’s User Authentication Working In A Site With A RODC? I want to limit user access in ...
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Solaris pam_ldap Authentication Using sshd-kbdint and Failing

Problem Overview Solaris 11 has been configured to use pam_ldap to authenticate users against an LDAP v3-compliant directory server. The Solaris host is only configured to use LDAP for ...
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User using our client to authenticate with our servers are met with the 4XX errors

I am currently debugging an issue with one user unable to communicate with our auth servers. This issue is important to us because it's one user, which likely could stem to more users as we grow. ...
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Allow outgoing mail without authentication in MS Exchange

We have a legacy application that needs to send notification email to users using SMTP. It runs on a dedicated server with static IP. It has configuration for SMTP USer and SMTP Server IP, but no ...
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pam_exec.so PAM module does not export variable PAM_USER as stated in the documentation

I'm trying to use the pam_exec.so PAM module to execute a script which needs to know the username/password coming from the application (OpenVPN in this case). I have a script that executes printenv ...
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mikrotik : vpn pptp authentication with any username

I want To use Mikrotik To Accept pptp connection with any username/password and maybe just with source IP address? How Can I do That?
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POSTFIX auth can't get logged in

I try to setup my postfix smtp with sasl auth. It seems to be working when I check it with telnet on the local server. ouput: # telnet mail.domain.tld smtp Trying 37.34.52.199... Connected to ...
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Custom Authentication handler for mod_auth_form?

Apache 2.3/2.4 has mod_auth_form that allows to display a HTML form for users to login. Can I, instead of using a plain HTML form use an application server to provide the form (J2EE, node.js, PHP, ...
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Apache LDAP auth: denied all time

There is my config (httpd 2.4): <AuthnProviderAlias ldap zzzldap> LDAPReferrals Off AuthLDAPURL "ldaps://ldap.zzz.com:636/o=zzz.com?uid?sub?(objectClass=*)" AuthLDAPBindDN ...
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How to troubleshoot Cisco VPN Client Authentication Error 413?

I'm a software developer contractor, and I've been given Cisco VPN access to a customer's network. It's a typical set up, using an RSA SecureID soft token, and I'm successfully able to connect ...
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Exim4 SMTP server allows unauthenticated users to send emails

I use Debian 7.x amd64 + Exim 4.82 on a dedicated server, I also have a working SMTP server on a shared hosting. I would like to setup an SMTP on my VPS that will have some special delivery ...
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Authentication for SIP

I am reading about authentication protocols for SIP. I found that all protocols transfer the id/Username during the mutual authentication phase, directly with the message. Is it necessary to have the ...