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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Web App login redirecting to homepage on AWS Elastic Beanstalk

I've hosted my application on AWS Elastic Beanstalk. The application behaves itself in a local environment and shared hosting environment, but when on AWS it refuses to login. Instead it redirects ...
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Git github not working with google authenticator OSX

So I had git running on my computer just fine. My password was saved with the osxkeychain thingy and everything ran smoothly. Today I decided I should be safe and enable google authenticator 2-step ...
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IIS7 - Restrict access to an intranet site to a specific group of users

I have an ASP.NET site running in IIS7 on a local intranet. I want to restrict access to this site to a specific group of users. I think I should be able to do this by using Windows Authentication ...
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Tomcat container managed global security and second authentication in webapp

I like to secure all webapps deployed to Tomcat with a single (form based) login. Hence I successfully configured a security-constraint in Tomcat's conf/web.xml with the url-pattern /*. User ...
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Authentication / Encryption methods for distributed nodes?

I've got a project that will see a bunch of nodes [Raspberry Pis] being distributed to various geographically distributed clients. Naturally, I am wanting to deploy an authentication / encryption ...
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Juniper SSG-5 different vlans authentication

In my network infrastructur I have 2 companies right now. Every company has it own vlan. For example: Company A 192.168.100.0/24 Company B 192.168.101.0/24 I want to use a shared vlan for all ...
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Opscenter 4.0.2 and Cassandra 2.0.4 with SSL and Auth : agent can't connect

I setup cassandra with inter-node SSL and client-to-server SSL and basic password auth. No problem using cqlsh or python to connect to cassandra with any certificate as certificate_validation is ...
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NPS - RADIUS - Active Directory Authentication

Is it possible to use NPS RADIUS as an intermediary between an application that only supports RADIUS authentication and an active directory server which is used for authentication across the network? ...
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Apache Authentication: Wrong ErrorDocument after user provided wrong credentials and canceled afterwards

We've configured Apache HTTPd to use Basic Authentication Serve a custom error document Now, the user gets different results, when canceling the authentication in the first step or after ...
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Mongo Sharding - Config Server and Mongo Authentication

I am needing to shard a database fairly soon, and am unclear on what the best practice is for enabling authentication on the mongos and config servers. I would like to have everything be secured with ...
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Authentication to Squid proxy with a RADIUS-authenticated client

I want to set up a wireless environment where WPA2-Enterprise is used for authentication to a FreeRADIUS server (using EAP-TTLS or PEAP), and the wireless client is seamlessly routed through and ...
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Netatalk authentication randomly fails over WiFi

Background info: I have an Ubuntu 12.04 server on which I have Samba (v3.6.3) and Netatalk (v3.1.0) installed. I use TimeMachine on my Mac to backup to the Ubuntu server over AFP provided by ...
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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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Limit esmtp authentication on courier mailserver to certain IP addresses

I would like to limit authentication for users outside of our company network. It is possible to block authentication based on networks or by selected users? Thank you for any tips.
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SSH access for hundreds of thousands of users

I need to setup a solution similar to GitHub, where users can SSH to their git repository. This should scale for hundreds of thousands of users, so my idea is to use a distributed filesystem for the ...
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What is the difference between IIS and non-IIS Client Certificate Mapping Authentication

I want to enable certificate based authentication on my Windows 2012 Server. I see two different types of authentication possible: Client Certificate Mapping Authentication IIS Client Certificate ...
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Which field to use when authenticating against Active Directory?

Active Directory user objects include a number of fields that can be considered an identifier. The following lists some of these with their label in ADUC and their attribute name: Full Name - cn ? ...
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Require ldap-group on apache 2 vhost fails when trying to log in

I have a vhost which I'm trying to get to work with LDAP-authentication. My configuration looks like this: <VirtualHost 0.0.0.0:80> DocumentRoot "/var/www/root/" ServerName ...
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Shibboleth Authentication to AD failed with error “file not found”

I am new to Shibboleth and try to configure authentication between ADFS and Shibboleth. The users are stored in AD. I've already connected ADFS and Shibboleth and able to see the login page, after ...
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How to use Calling-Station-Id on a per user basis in freeRADIUS?

I am trying to limit every user to a small set of Mac-IDs in RADIUS, by directly including the appropriate information in the users file. It would be acceptable even if every user was limited to one ...
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Samba authentication using read-only LDAP server without samba attributes

I have read-only access to an LDAP server which only stores unix account information (no samba attributes). I’d like to grant the users in the LDAP directory access to the samba shares on my server. ...
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WLAN:Deauth: [MAC] STA reason code=2

I use WIFI temperature loggers which are working just fine. However, at one WLAN Access Point they can't connect and get error messages. Here's what I believe to be relevant information from the ...
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psremoting and credssp authentication to localhost

I have two machines A and B. both have: psremoting enabled, credssp enables as both client and server. from machine A I can create a new pssession to B with -Authentication credssp from machine B I ...
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squid + pfsense user authentication

I'm having a very strange problem with squid 3 and pfSense. Since I'm using a community created squid3 package for pfSense I'm not willing to rule out the possibility that it's a bug in the pfSense ...
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LDAP authentication very slow on production server

We are developing a Spring MVC application which does LDAP authentication using Spring Security framework. The problem we are facing is that the authentication works just fine on our development ...
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Apache reverse proxy keeps demanding basic auth credentials

I'm configuring Apache in front of Hawtio - a Karaf-hosted JVM management console. Although Hawtio is served by Jetty and protected by Karaf's JAAS implementation, we want Apache to add Basic Auth ...
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Cyrus sasl, Authenticate with Username and Password against Active Directory

I set up a mail server with Postfix and Cyrus IMAP so that the user and password you need to enter are those of AD. I need users can log in from any mail client just put your username and password. ...
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Is it possible to authenticate MS AD users against another MS AD without a trust?

I have two Microsoft active directories, lets call them External and Internal, What I want to do is: Add users to Internal AD without password (Just save some other attributes for them). When a ...
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FTP asks for authentication on every directory change

I'm setting a virtual web test server for the company I work for. They want to access the different directories using FTP and their Linux accounts. So far, that works well. They want the ftp-root to ...
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Postfix doesn't require authentication for local emails?

I've got a Postfix/Courier mail server (Authenticated with SASL/MySQL) all according to this tutorial. I'm currently running my server on Debian 6, it is a VPS. It works well as far as I can see but I ...
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Not able to login remotely to the custom linux box using root user credentials

I am not able to login to my custom Linux system with the root user credentials as it says access denied. I have reset the root password by logging in via the admin user. The message in the syslog ...
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Disable LDAP authentication on Ubuntu

I have an Ubuntu server that is able to authenticate users against our Domain. I can not contact the person who set this up, but I do find these packages installed: libaprtil1-ldap libldap-2.4-2 ...
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Managing Active Directory account access across multiple forests / customers

We do managed IT services for a number of small / medium business. I'm looking to find a solution to manage our access to our clients' AD forest's in a scalable fashion. Right now, we manually create ...
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Cisco 7921 Authentication troubles

hello I'm working with Call Manager 8.5.1.10000-26 and several Cisco ip phones a 7921 and 7965 I'm having trouble with authorization on the 7921. I wish to invoke a CGI/Execute on the phone . The ...
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Sharing authentication data between servers in nginx

I got an http server that uses the ports 9200 and 9292 (for logstash). Since the server doesn't support authentication, I'd like to set an nginx reverse proxy to handle the authentication. This is ...
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Overriding Parameters in Previously Declared Puppet Resource

I'm attempting to rebuild nwaller's sssd puppet module to be entirely LDAP based and to be a little cleaner. In it we have a resource defined for each authentication domain of the form define ...
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how to use key to authenticate VPN client

Block all the traffic in firewall filter except ports 80,443 and 3389 only over VPN PPTP. Whenever client want to connect to system behind mikrotik router they need to connect to VPN server of ...
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SSH Connect/Disconnect hook - custom extensibility

I need to extend sshd so that i can hook some events and take some action on them. specifically: When a user connects and successfully authenticates, i need to make a database entry similarly, when ...
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Why don’t SMTP servers just require all senders to be authenticated before accepting mail? [closed]

Why don’t SMTP servers just require all senders to be authenticated before accepting mail?
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Preventing a Domain Computer from Logging off Causes loss of Authentication

I have a set a domain computer to not require a password on wakeup. This is a strange situation I know but we want the user to never have to login to the computer unless he specifically logs out or ...
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Suitability of SAML for use case

A user logs into our portal - site 1; We want them to be able to click through to other sites 2 and 3 within our eco-system without having to further login - so no popup box to verify they have ...
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Forefront UAG with SSL/X509 auth for REST API

I'm not a network engeneer, but a software engeneer, so this theme is quite unfamiliar for me. We develop a solution, that consists of a server-side web application (with a rest api), working on java ...
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Suppress OSSEC email for failed root ssh

I'm running OSSEC as a HIDS on a Ubuntu 12.10 server, and it routinely (3-4x a day) sends me a notification like this: (note the last octet of the IP address has been changed to 'xxx' to protect the ...
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Cant find Forms Based Authentication Service

I installed Exchange 2013 on Windows Server 2012. After restarting the Host I could not login into owa or ecp the login screen showed up but after entering my correct credentials I would get a HTTP ...
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Authentication just for HTTPS Requests in Apache

I configure the authentication for my webspace via a .htaccess file (I have no control over the httpd.conf file). For a secure implementation I have an automatic redirection of HTTP to HTTPS via ...
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authenticated through LemonLDAP::NG in openerp

I try to find some like this https://www.dokuwiki.org/auth:lemonldap but for OpenERP. Please tell me how I can do this for OpenERP
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ModSecurity on Apache (Debian Wheezy), Authentication logging

I am new to ModSecurity, it works great on the server, but I would like to control the way it logs things. For example as I am troubleshooting my website in order to whitelist or correct php coding ...
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How to ask memcached auth connection by sasl and pam?

I use memcached in a untrust network, so I try to use sasl and pam to auth connection to memcached. I installed sasl and pam module, compiled and installed memcached with sasl enabled. Also I created ...
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Login authentication vanished from MongoDB install

A few months ago I enabled password protection on my MongoDB install. Today I ran the Mongo client and forgot to use my login details. Instead of rejecting nearly everything I try to do from the ...
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What's the issue with this Samba setup?

I asked this on superuser, but I realized that may be the wrong place. I am duplicating the question here, I hope this is allowed. I am trying to share a directory through samba. In smb.conf I have ...