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New-PSSession across domain boundaries

I am trying to bring up a virtual machine that needs to be able to create new sessions (with New-PSSession). The highly engaging about_Remote_Troubleshooting is my constant companion, of course! ...
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Local Privileges/Rights Issues after Domain Rename Windows Server 2012 Std R2

After renaming a domain from .com to .local I've noticed that none of my credentials work when I try to make any changes using my domain Administrator account. When I try to install software that ...
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can't get s3 authentication to work to load data into redshift

I'm working on getting data into a sample Redshift cluster for a client, but I can't get authenticated to S3. There's been a recent change so that my own 'root user' access keys aren't available for ...
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Executing WMI methods by proxy - how can I keep credentials out of the hands of users?

Management wants me to create a script/application/ancient magical artifact that allows field technicians to perform a task on our Configuration Manager server (updating collection memberships - very ...
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Jenkins - Source Code Management, credential error

I have a repo on Bitbucket I'm trying to connect to my Jenkins instance. Not taking the SSH key approach here but plain id/password since communications will take place in SSL. (1) I double checked ...
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Can't rdp into new ( or old ) Azure VM

I have an Azure account with a VM on it. I haven't used it in about 8 months. I tried to connect today but it wont take my creds. Now I'm not entirely sure that I have my password correct, pretty ...
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How can enable credential manager on windows 7

I have a machine with windows 7 in the domain, in the server we share a folders. The problem is when i try con map a drive in the machine with windows 7 i have acces in the folder but i have to write ...
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How to deal with passwords during automated deployment? [closed]

As responsible admins we know of common weaknesses like CWE-260: Password in Configuration File http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/260.html CWE-522: Insufficiently Protected Credentials ...
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Can an encrypted credential be accessed from within a PSSession?

My local machine exists on a domain in a separate forest from the forest I administer. As a result, I use PSSessions extensively. While I have been able to encrypt my credentials and save them in my ...
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How to manage stored credentials (Windows Vault) for another user than you, e.g. SYSTEM?

When I go to Credential Manager in Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008, it lets me edit the cached credentials for my account. Is it possible to edit someone else's stored credentials on the same ...
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Storing plaintext passwords for SVN

I'm on Windows, using SVN as a part of SharpSVN library. I need to store my passwords in plain text. I tried putting the following in my servers file: store-passwords = yes store-plaintext-passwords ...
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How to add certificate to Windows Credential Manager?

How do you add a certificate from the personal store as a certificate based credential in Windows Credential Manager? When I click on Open the Certificate Manager it just takes me to the Certificate ...
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HAProxy: routing by Basic Auth credentials

I have many requests coming in from a single IP with credentials supplied in the HTTP Header in Basic Auth format. Even though the origin is the same, the credentials vary frequently across requests. ...
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Is password age cached locally, along with login?

We have a number of users that work remotely (off-domain), and before I set the password age (and complexity) on our AD, I wondered if the password age is stored locally, along with the login data. ...
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MySQL Workbench sends computer name with login not IP

I am attempting to connect MySQLWorkbench to a remote MySQL Server. The server has granted access to user@IPAddress However, when I try to connect MySQLWorkbench, it sends user@computername ...
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IIS 7 Copying files to server in differant domain

I have a need to copy uploaded files from an (Intranet) website folder into a network share on a server in a different domain. I have the credentials for a service account on domain B. I am already ...
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Accessing another server's file system passing credentials

I'm trying to access the file system on a server (\\servername), which prompts for credentials. I want to pass the credentials directly, like \\username:password@servername, but it's not working. An ...
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Can windows credentials be stored for 'All Users'?

I am looking for a way to store windows credentials for 'All Users' as opposed to individually-named Users in Win7. Issue - we have a company server that is being accessed by multiple users. Each user ...
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How can I test domain credentials against multiple machines simultaneously?

How to test domain credentials against multiple hosts in a subnet/domain taking into account that WMI is allowed for remote access and no firewalls on local machines are enabled? I need something ...
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Is it possible to save credentials in MAP toolkit?

is this possible to save different credentials (both local and domain users) in MAP toolkit to avoid entering them every time the scan is performed? Perhaps, the files with server names can have ...
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call from ec2 instance to 169.254.169.254 for security credentials returns invalid credentials

So in theory, if a person needs valid credentials for an Amazon server, instead of hardcoding in their access key/password, one can call out to 169.254.169.254 for credentials to access certain ...
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Asking for Credentials, when requesting shared folders on the server, regularly for domain users?

In our network, single domain controller, when some users (members of the domain) request shared folders on the server they are required to enter their credentials, the server is Windows Server 2008 ...
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Windows 7 use some credential mapping?

At the office we have a Windows 7 which was configured by a bad admin : he mapped the shares with an administrator user. This Windows 7 is in a domain, and the admin user is named admin. So this ...
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How do I reconnect to a UNC share using different credentials

I connected to my NAS using windows explorer, by entering \\DS412 in windows explorer. It prompted me for a username and password. I entered them and then the DS412 showed up under Network in ...
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Paypal Express Checkout api credentials - How to store them properly?

I've been searching the internet and I've come up with a lot of answers of how to store paypal API credentials(Used in Paypal Express Checkout.) They say to hash the credentials using salt. But what I ...
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a safe way to provide multiple ftp credentials?

We have a web development company and have ftp credentials for over 300 customers. Is there a method to provide access to employees without giving them username and password? Kind of how credit card ...
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Add generic credential using group policy?

In Windows 7, if I go to control panel > user accounts > user account > manage your credentials, there are credentials saved for the local user. Is there a way to add a generic credential ...
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git refuses to send credentials over http?

curl seems to work fine, but git does not. git asks for a password, but then doesn't send any credentials. works: curl --netrc http://test.git.unsw.edu.au/ and curl -u username:password ...
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CertificateServicesClient-CredentialRoaming error 1005

We have a Microsoft Team Foundation Server (Single Server Installation, i.e. Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Microsoft Windows SharePonint Services 3.0) installed on a Windows Server 2008 machine. The TFS ...
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Domain Controller died, now get authentication boxes in IE for SDL Tridion 2009

We had a major network issue where our secondary domain controller (responsible for Win2k3 boxes) died and had to be rebuilt (I beleive this is what happened, I am a developer not network admin). ...
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Securely Store Credentials for a Web Application

We are running a web application in python using wsgi with apache2, and must submit to a penetration test. The testers will be exploring the potential for damage if the attackers gain shell access as ...
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Your system administrator does not allow the user of saved credentials to log on to the remote computer

At our office, any of our Windows 7 Clients get this error message when we try and RDP to a remote W2K8 Server outside of the office :- Your system administrator does not allow the user of saved ...
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Moving database to new server

I'm restoring a backup of a production database to a new server. The new server also hosts the application which makes use of the database. As such I'd like to use the same user/pass combination to ...
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“Clear Text Credential Access Enabled” field

Can somebody please explain the usage of "Clear Text Credential Access Enabled" check-box under "->Security->Advanced tab for Weblogic 11g? What is the difference if we set or unset this flag? If I ...
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SEO Consultant Wants System Credentials

An SEO consultant has asked (demanded) credentials to the web environment so he can do ... Whatever it is that they do. I'm new to the company but an experienced Systems Engineer. I've just now been ...
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Windows Command-Line Utilities Started Prompting for Password

Recently my computer started prompting for the password of my domain account (that I am logged on as) when running command-line tools such as tasklist or taskkill on remote domain computers. On other ...
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Need prompt for credentials from computer outside domain in a domain network

I have a computer (Com1) which is connected to a network that is part of a domain (Dom1). On my Windows 2008 R2 server (Serv1), which is a part of the domain, I have a share called Program. The share ...
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Protect SFTP Passwords

A number of non-technical users currently manage secure data with FileZilla on Windows. The SFTP credentials are broadly shared in the organization as a result. I would like to centrally manage ...
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IIS 6 prompts for creditials when on server, but not from client

I have a MOSS 2007 farm running on windows server 2003 R2 64 bit and IIS 6. When I try to connect to the farm locally on the server, no matter what site, CA or any of the SharePoint web apps I get ...
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Automatically refresh credential after password change

Lets say we have around 300 Windows XP machines on our ActiveDirectory domain that are used for processing something. Each has an account which is patterned on the machines name. As these are ...
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Strategies for protecting third party PHP web app config files

I'm interested in comments and strategies for protecting PHP config files, particularly those with Db credentials. The stock advice, set the file extension to *.php, is fine as far as it goes, but it ...
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Windows 7 Explorer constantly tries to log in to Shared location using invalid credentials

When I navigate to \\SOMESERVER\SharedFolder Windows 7 'thinks' several seconds, then Enter Network Password dialog appears. Problem: administrators of SOMESERVER claim that multiple (hundreds) ...
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Route of education to go for systems (security or network) administration? [closed]

I am trying to look at all the available options my local technical institute provides for systems administration. There appears to be various technical bachelor course sets, diplomas of technology, ...
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sbs2k3, how do I properly setup ad sites/subnets so vpn user can authenticate to sbs share?

just setup site2site vpn, hardwarebased. site 1 winxp, site2 sbs2k3. site 1 192.168.1.0/24 site 2 192.168.0.0/24 site 2 user can authenticate into site 1 xp computer network share using local user ...
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Securing database credentials in automated deployment of nodes

In a situation where you're deploying nodes (e.g. amazon ec2), what are the recommended best practices for securing things like credentials to other resources? Without solving for scale, we might ...
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Why can a user grant themselves the Log On As A Service right?

This article describes the (relatively laborious) steps you should go through to grant an Active Directory user the Log On As A Service right. However, if I install a service and manually specify my ...
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Wget: Is there a way to pass username and password from a file?

Is there a way to pass the username and password from a file instead of the command line via --user and --password? Background: I want to run wget via cron and don't want the username/password show ...
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Server 2008 Group Policy controlled workstations?

We currently have around 35 workstations on our network each connected to our Server which is running as a domain controller, DNS server and file server. We are an animal hospital which means there ...
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debian: add user mysql to group www-data - how to take effect?

i add the user mysql to the www-data in /etc/group, is it really necessary to reboot to take effect?
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Why doesn't VisualSVN enforce credentials correctly?

I have a svn repository that is managed by VisualSVN. I have created a new group and added two new users to that group. When i attach this group to an existing repository and set the rights to ...