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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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Application-role based access with nginx?

What are some different ways to configure nginx to allow static file access based on application-defined roles that a user belongs to? (Not local system user groups or roles, just roles defined at the ...
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nginx auth_request configuration

I'm running nginx and I wanna configure it to authenticate via a python script that will look up in my database. I need to receive the password and username in my python script but I can't figure out ...
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Nginx - How to authorize access to repositories using python script

I have set up a local Git server using Nginx ( in Ubuntu ) ,Now I want to authorize users using external python script , which should authorize them against predefined database . AFAIK, I have to ...
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Microsoft AD DS group membership verification when authorizing user

Can somebody point out to documentation or explain how verification works in AD DS when it is necessary to authorize user to perform some actions. As far as I remember user's SID or token should ...
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Samba authentication and LDAP

I have an OpenLDAP server that I use for authentication and authorization for various services. All users are of object type inetOrgPerson and my groups are groupOfNames. Now I want to configure ...
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Windows Server - Protect websites with AD user

My question is a bit tricky to explain :) We have ASP.NET websites running on Windows Server 2012. Some websites use SqlServer authentication, others use Windows authentication, some don't have any ...
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Subversion Authorization specifics

We have a group of 300 developers. All of them will have rw access to one of the repos, but a small group of them - let's call them contractors - should not be allowed to read any other repo but that ...
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how to translate an Active Directory group into a NIS netgroup?

The goal is to be able to add + : @DL-MyCompany-MyTeam : ALL to /etc/security/access.conf and have it work as expected. This is my sssd.conf: [domain/default] cache_credentials = True [sssd] ...
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nginx location match issue auth_basic

I have this configuration : location / { root /etc/nginx/euchet; } location /app/ { proxy_pass http://172.16.184.2:8080; proxy_redirect off; proxy_set_header Host $host; ...
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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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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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How to restrict access to a child SVN directory only?

I'm trying to configure permissions for an SVN repository accessed through Apache 2. What I want is to let anyone access the root directory, while restricting to authenticated users a child directory. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...