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Apache Kerberos/LDAP: A required input parameter could not be read: An invalid name was supplied (, Unknown error)

(Debian Squeeze) I have Apache authenticating via Kerberos - that works fine. Now I want to restrict the site to a single group only, so I need to add LDAP authorization. I enabled authnz_ldap and ...
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How do tech companies with millions of users typically implement identity management? [closed]

Just about every tech company has to manage external user accounts, perform authentication and authorization, and implement SSO if they have multiple domains. For tech companies with millions of ...
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Access Denied on LAN IIS Access via Integrated Authentication

I have an IIS 7.5 (Win2k8R2) Webserver, which publishes an UNC Share (on a Fileserver) with restricted access. The AppPool Identity is a Domain User-Account with read access to mentioned UNC path. ...
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Enable root password on remote server

I'm playing around with ssh-with-rsa-key authorization instead of password authorization and because I'm not really clever I've locked password authorization for root(passwd -l root) on remote server. ...
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Multi-user bzr server

I'm currently investigating whether it is possible to serve bzr in a setup similar to what gitolite does for git. This means a single unix account, with different users managed via their ssh public ...
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WordPress admin password protection not working on Nginx server

I am totally confused with Nginx server password protection. It does not work as we want. This is my Nginx website configuration block. server { listen 80; server_name example.com; ...
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Using Windows Server, how do I schedule an hourly task that will call a URL WITH an authorization header?

I need to schedule a task that will call a given url hourly. The URL doesn't return anything so it is fairly simple HOWEVER this URL requires an authorization header: Authorization: Basic {SOME AUTH ...
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Active Directory, Linux, and User Private Groups

We're in the process of moving from NIS on our Linux systems to binding everything to Active Directory. The NIS environment follows the common standard used by many Linux distributions that a user's ...
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Linux TACACS+ authorization

I'd like to know to to authorize (only allow a set of commands) users on Linux console (bash). I'm so far able to authenticate ssh users over TACACS+ but authorization is not working. This is my ...
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What is the difference between authentication and authorization?

Basic question from a novice: What is the difference between authentication and authorization?
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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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Authorizing users to SSH into machine - where to configure?

Ubuntu Trusty here. I'm having some trouble deciding where in the system I should configure which users are to be allowed to ssh into the machine, and which keys they're allowed to use. I've ...
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How can I use accounting records on cisco ise authorization?

I'm going to switch from windows NPS to cisco ISE for central authorization on the network. I implemented 802.1x & other needed authentications using it. However, on some points, I need to control ...
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IIS 7 password protect folder and files

I am using IIS 7 and I would like sombody to tell me how to password protect a folder. And how would you get the username and password dialog to show when someone tries to download a file in that ...
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The authenticity of host “host” can't be established [closed]

I'm running a web app on a Linux server which connects to other servers. When I run the project on my Play framework on loclhost it runs fluently. When I run it on my Linux server I get the above ...
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Sudoers NOPASSWD how to grant access to a specific ln command

In /etc/sudoers I need to grant passwordless sudo for this command: /usr/bin/env sudo ln -nfs /home/deployer/apps/myapp_staging/shared/config/nginx.conf /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/ to the deployer ...
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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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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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Apache 2.4: Public Subdirectory with .htaccess

I'm currently upgrading to Apache 2.4. What puzzles me right now is how to create a public subdirectory using .htaccess only. The outer directory is protected by AuthType Basic Previously, the ...
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Can I have Authentication without authorization checks with apache 2.4?

When I do not provide a require directive, apache 2.4 seems to ignore authentication and just lets the user access the url. Is there way to turn off Authorization checks and only worry about ...
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How do you force an update to a user's group membership in Windows 7?

I am writing a web application that uses .NET Windows Authentication and relies on a user's group membership to Authorize them to various areas of the website. Right now I'm on a dev machine that IS ...
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Windows file server access control by device

I'm trying to build a system where access to certain resources (file shares) in Windows Server, is limited not only by the username (in a Active Directory domain), but also by the client machine. So ...
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Multiple CAS servers with Microsoft Exchange and selective authorization

I have a Microsoft Exchange 2010 organization within one Microsoft Windows domain and I have users accessing it through OWA. For simplicity lets say I currently have one CAS server (CAS 1) which is ...
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Simple, centralized user management on a small LAN - NIS or LDAP?

I'm setting up a small LAN for my team. It will, for all intents and purposes, not be connected to any external networks. I would it to have centralized control of user accounts (at least, I think I'd ...
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Enable IIS directory browsing for specific user or group

At home, I have a small server running on Windows Server 2012 and IIS8 (no AD). I want some of the users on my server to be able to access a shared file directory so they can download it via https. I ...
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Windows 2008 server not authorizing vpn traffic

We are struggling to setup windows 2008 server vpn. We have managed to establish a connection to the server from the client pc but cant browse to any url on the same server. We keep getting an ...
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SVNParentPath directory authorization

The question is a bit stupid but I can't get it sorted. I have a server with SVN that uses the SVNPath directive in httpd.conf and all works fine with path authorizations. Now I'm installing a second ...
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Scientific linux 6.4 SSHD UseLPK Bad configuration file

i try setup openldap and openssh that last take keys from openldap base. I installed openldap-server-5.3p1 and configured him. Also I install openss-ldap-5.3p1. Added scheme openssh-lpk to cn=config ...
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Connection error to mysql database

My application needs to do quite frequent connects to a mysql database on another machine. However I get frequent errors on connection; I can usually eventually connect but after many retries. The ...
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ssh: allow all users for one IP, and restrict to one user for public IP

I have a server on a VPN. This server has a public address and has a gitlab instance on it. I'd like to be able to connect with any ssh user from the VPN address, but restrict the access to the git ...
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Set up FTP user with ProFTPD on Ubuntu

I want to set up a user "ftp" so they can upload and download files in my /home/httpd/mysite/public_html directory. All files in public_html are owned by user ftp and in group www-data so the ftp ...
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ISA or IIS removing HTTP Authorization header when published

I am developing web api by using Asp.Net WebApi (RC) and passing user credentials via http "Authorization" header. I am getting trouble on receiving "Authorization" http header on server side. I am ...
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Protect access to static files with Apache & Session [closed]

/assets - file1.mp3 - file2.mp3 ... - fileX.mp3 (millions of files) So what I want to prevent is to access the content directly if the user is not logged in like ...
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Intermittent ProviderException: API failed due to error 'The data area passed to a system call is too small. '

Running IIS 7.5.7600.16385 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise (7601: SP1). One of our websites is set to globally log errors and we are seeing this every day or two. We're using an authorization ...
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401 error when setting error responses to custom in iis

I was receiving 401 unauthorized access errors on my /account/login page The controller contains a [authorize] attribute while all the actions have [allowanonymous]. I have forms and anon ...
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error in system log - Succeeded authorizing right

Just installed a fresh 10.8.2 server running contacts, DNS, Mail, Open Dir, Profile Manager and Websites. The machine is primerally used for mail which is all fine and as far as i can see there are no ...
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Require user based on URL?

I'd like to require user user1 when the URL is /foo/user1/*, user user2 when the URL is /foo/user2/*, etc. Is it possible to do this? For example, I'd like to do something like this: AliasMatch ...
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IIS: selective access to folders

Site MyGreatCompany.com is served by an IIS webserver through SSL and basic authentication. The root directory and all subdirectories should be accessible to every authenticated user, except for ...
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authorization: application pool identity cannot access path

I have two very similar ASP Classic apps that both use Windows Authentication and run on the same development PC (Windows 7/IIS 7.5). They've been around for years, and have 'travelled' with me as ...
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Getting apache to use ldap group and filesystem group information

We have an Apache server which serves out of a particular directory, and just supplies a listing of files. From this directory, each subdirectory is owned by a certain group of users (at the ...
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Protect Files from unauthorized access

I have this very big problem I've been trying to solve for last few days with no success. I have some files which are class schedules, these are imported to the server from an external source (html ...
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IIS 6 Denies access to the default document

I've got Windows Server 2k3 with IIS6 hosting a couple ASP.NET MVC 2 applications (.NET 4), all in the Default Web Site. Most of them simply use Integrated authentication, but a couple use forms as ...
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Subversion all or nothing access to repo tree

I'm having some problems setting up access to my Subversion repositories on a Linux server. The problem is that I can only seem to get an all-or-nothing structure going. Either everyone gets read ...
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Can I use authorized keys for user not 'root'

I used this tutorial to login into root without using password. Is there any way to make this work for normal user , not root user
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Join ActiveDirectory (Win 2k8R2) to OpenDirectory(Snow Leopard)

The vast majority of questions and so on regarding the interoperability of Active and Open directories involves getting Mac clients to see an AD and auth against it. What we'd like to do is get a ...
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Mixing Subversion “SVNParentPath” and per-repository configurations?

Given a typical Subversion/Apache configuration using SVNParentPath, with repositories hosted under /svn/ like this: <Location /svn> DAV svn SVNParentPath /srv/source/svn/repos ...
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Jenkins - Project based authorization + LDAP

Does anybody know if the Project-based Matrix Authorization Strategy is supposed to work with LDAP integration? There are several closed bug reports on the Jenkins Jira site that say users don't need ...
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Subversion authorization

I have installed Apache Subversion on my linux server under /var/svn Currently we are doing two projects in our company with 2 groups: The first group is using the Subversion under: ...
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Apache2 filtering Auth headers

I'm running PHP 5.3.6 as Apache 2 module (phpinfo ServerAPI says "Apache 2.0 Filter") in a Ubuntu machine. I have a PHP application and I want a iOS client to send it information under https. ...
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How can I disable Kerberos authentication for only the root of my site?

I have Kerberos-based authentication and I want to disable it on only root url: http://mysite.com/. And I want it to continue to work fine on any other page like http://mysite.com/page1. I have such ...