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 ...

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
2answers
1k views

IIS / kerberos not prompting for credentials from Mac clients

I have an IIS server (Server 2008R2/IIS 7.5) configured for kerberos authentication. The kerberos authentication works from clients on Windows (IE and Opera both tested), but when I access the site ...
0
votes
0answers
354 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
317 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
345 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
118 views

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. ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
292 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
245 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
41 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
202 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
122 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
78 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
82 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
286 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
812 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
180 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
51 views

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" ...
0
votes
1answer
164 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
827 views

Forward proxy user authentication does not work

I have got a simple forward proxy that needs to have user authentication and a whitelist of IP-adresses. I have created the vhost below: ProxyRequests On ProxyVia On <Proxy xx.xxx.xx.xxx:8888> ...
-1
votes
2answers
402 views

The Cisco VPN AuthType explained

I've been having trouble finding resources about the AuthType property which appears in many Cisco VPN configurations. In every example I can find, it's set to AuthType=1, but I don't know what other ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
32 views

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 ...
5
votes
4answers
97 views

sshd logging attempts to login without a private key

On my VPS, running Debian 7, I have ssh enabled on the default port 22 with only private key authentication enabled, all other ports are filtered with iptables. I am frequently getting login attempts ...
0
votes
0answers
915 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
88 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
93 views

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. ...
2
votes
1answer
93 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
346 views

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. ...
1
vote
2answers
686 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
61 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Failed to bind to server ldap://<ipaddress> Error: Can't contact LDAP server

We are running a Linux 2.6.32-431.3.1.el6.x86_64 kernel and keep seeing the following messages in /var/log/messages periodically showing up on our user space server. When the messages appear we also ...
1
vote
1answer
828 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
75 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
356 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
60 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
46 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
60 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
484 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

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? ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
412 views

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 ...