Login, or logon, meaning to authenticate with a computer.

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Ubuntu server closing connection after successful login

I am unable to logon to my Ubuntu (12.04 LTS) server via WinSCP or sftp. There was previously a permission problem for ssh_host_* files in /etc/ssh. This was after I tried chmod -R from another ...
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CRM 2011 - outlook connector always asking for authentication

In my organization everyone uses the Outlook 2010 connector to access the CRM. After the UR13 update, but not right away, some clients began experiencing a situation where the Outlook connector asks ...
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Error “the specified domain either does not exist or could not be contacted” when attempting to join the domain

I have set up a server based on windows server 2008 R2, and has successfully joined 2 clients (one PC and one laptop, both windows 7) to the domain. Today I was trying to join another laptop to the ...
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Outlook 2007 login prompt repeat prompt and exchange 2010

It seems when I first setup a new user in Outlook 2007, a login prompt comes up and asks for credentials. After the account is setup, the login prompt will repeatedly prompt throughout the day and is ...
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LDAP User switches to local user mid session

So, what's happening is I have an LDAP server and two clients: LDAP Server = Ubuntu 16.04 Headless Client 1 = Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 Client 2 = Ubuntu 16.04 (XFCE, Gnome & Unity) I have it all ...
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Diagnosing slow active directory logins

I'm having a hard time diagnosing intermittent slow logins on domain PCs. A bit of information about the network that has this problem: My domain spans 5 sites, all with VPN connections. DCs are ...
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Remote ssh login causes local login to freeze?

I have a Cent OS 7 server running. I log into it from a local-network laptop using 'ssh -X', which works just fine. I go down to the server room and connect the rack monitor to the server, the welcome ...
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user cannot log on even after password reset

I have a user that cannot log on, even after reseting the password. It allows the user to 'Change password at first log on' but then does not let the user log in. The only error that displays is the ...
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How to disable linux login prompt for embedded system

we're currently working on an embedded arm system with a LCD attached (similar to a raspberry pi). During the kernel boot process, a customers logo is shown. After kernel boot, the default linux login ...
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How to use siege to test Magento with user login?

I have a Magento site running on CentOS 6 (Amazon EC2). I've installed Varnish cache and a FPC extension called PageCache to make Varnish work with Magento. When I am not logged in, I check the ...
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Can an (Open)SSH login name have more than 30 characters?

I have to login via SSH to a web hosting server. Unfortunately the login name equals the domain having more than 30 characters. OpenSSH client on debian based linux system cuts the login name to a ...
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Stress login-area with Siege

I need testing the performance of the reserved area of my website. I want use Siege for this goal. For accessing to reserved area you must be logged to my site. How can I send with Siege a ...
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A single AD user can't log into a single Mac bound to the domain (DirectoryServices error). How can I resolve this?

On our campus, we have about 60 Macs joined to our Active Directory domain. Most users have no problems logging into Macs, as long as their accounts are configured correctly. However, we have one ...
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Domain user periodically can't login, but only temporarily?

Ok, this is a strange one that I'm having trouble replicating letting alone solving. I have a user who uses two computers (both XP sp3) on the domain with a roaming profile. She has no problems on ...
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Is there any way to log entered password from ssh?

My server is under attack and some one try to run brute force attack on my ssh port, I know that I can block the IPs which are illegal,with iptables,fail2ban, ... but I want to know which password ...
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What is the default root password for Zabbix Appliance 3.0?

I can't seem to find the default password for the root user on a fresh installation of Zabbix Appliance 3.0. Tried many common default passwords, but non worked. Also tried other usernames that might ...
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Remoteapp - change password through vbs script notfication

My troubles never end. After getting my RDS farm working, we've ran into a big issue. Users cannot change their expired passwords. Why? Because MS thought that disabling that when connecting over a ...
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Default login information on web apps unsafe?

I'm sorry for that novice question, however as a beginner I'm wondering: isn't there a security problem if I deploy an application (e.g. on Tomcat) and I can access this via a Web-Interface, where I ...
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Why my profile looks for /usr/local/etc/profile.global (NIS)

My Ubuntu ID is manged by NIS/yellowpage. For some reason, when I log in, I'm getting this message. cat@local:~$ ssh catserver cat@catserver's password: Welcome to Ubuntu 15.10 (GNU/Linux ...
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Windows Logon Events Description

Is there like any portal/site where I can refer to for the detailed description for WEV logins? Eg. 4625 An account failed to log on, 4723 An attempt was made to change an account's password and 4741 ...
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Linux last login get the logins yesterday and email it the next day or specific time via crontab

I need to know the last login yesterday and email it to me via crontab.... Since the last command shows all the login you need to scroll up. Using grep and cut might do the trick.
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Standard user login to Bitvise SSH server not working

I have a Windows 2008 R2 box with Bitvise SSH Server 6.47 running. The Windows box is stand alone. It is not part of a domain. My issue is that Bitvise will not allow a "Standard user" to login via ...
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linux redhat + login prompt keep getting again and again [duplicate]

we installed new server redhat version - 6.7 from kick start, after installation complete successfully we get the login prompt but I am unable to login locally on my redhat linux 6.7 server. The ...
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How do I extract login history?

I need to know the login history for specific user (i.e. login and logout time), How do I extract this history for a specific date range in Linux ?
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How to get all the logon time of a particular user account

I know to use event viewer to check who logged into the system and when. But I am trying to figure out for a particular local user account, say administrator - what all are the login date and time for ...
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We want capture all login user activity and keystroke [closed]

We use CentOS 6/7 we have use script which user are stop that process. So we don't get to see any log from such users. We want capture following: Timestamp when the user logs in to the OS Timestamp ...
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Allow logon locally option grayed out

We have a Domain Controller running on windows2012R2. All local computers are on Windows10. When i try to login to one of the client computer with Domain User Credentials i get an error What ...
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Windows Server 2008 No Desktop or Start Button on User Login Server Manager Launches

I'm working at a small company and since I worked tech support about 8 years ago (and have been a Software Engineer for most of the time since then), I'm responsible for all things computer related. ...
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Limit concurrent logins to multiple desktops on LDAP Linux network?

How can I limit the number of desktop machines, within a private, all-Linux LDAP-authenticated network, that a single user account is logged in to at one time? Here is the scenario to prevent: A user ...
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Login failed for user 'sa'. The user is not associated with a trusted SQL Server connection

Sql server is in Mixed Mode and I changed the user Password through Windows Authentication Mode from Security. After that when I try to connect the server it throw the error TITLE: Connect to Server ...
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Enabling console login on CentOS

I've inherited a CentOS system where I can't login via the console. I can ssh to the machine and login, but not via the console. How do I go about enabling console logins?
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OpenLDAP - How to restrict Debian login to specific groups (posixGroup)?

I'm trying to restrict login to specific LDAP groups in Debian 8. The system is configured to use OpenLDAP (PAM) as authentication method. My goal is to configure the system to allow all local users ...
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Password Logon Requirements

I want to allow users to log onto Windows using stored credentials, not requiring them to type their login information. I've read that the way to do this on a specific computer is to run "netplwiz" ...
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How can I speed up my login on a Windows 7 machine to a Samba domain?

This is a problem related to Windows 7 machines using a Samba 3.5 domain. I have searched feverishly and found many solutions but none have worked. I recently re-imaged a computer lab I'm in charge ...
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Red Hat 6.5 - Login Errors After Security Hardening

I followed the information below, however, it is strangely blocking me from entering a password upon entering the login prompt on the server: To configure the system to lock out accounts after a ...
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Tool to test a user account and password (test login)

Yeah, I can fire up a VM or remote into something and try the password...I know...but is there a tool or script that will simulate a login just enough to confirm or deny that the password is correct? ...
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X11rdp/xrdp with aad-login -> pam authentication fails (xrdp_mm_process_login_response: login failed)

We are implementing a solution that allows users to login via aad-login (Azure Active Directory login) following this guide: https://github.com/bureado/aad-login Everything works fine - I can login ...
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Log out graphical user from command line

Just curious mostly. Say I have someone logged into their Mac in the normal way -- ie. a graphical logon -- and the system becomes mostly unresponsive and I need to log them out. I can reboot the ...
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Make No Password Required on local linux (tty) login

I want to allow a user that is logging in to the system locally (ie. keyboard & mouse) to not have to enter a password. Is this possible? I have the system locked down extremely well with SSH, and ...
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How to configure vsftpd to allow root logins?

I'm on SLES 10.1, and trying to configure vsftpd to allow root logins. Does anyone know how to do this? So far, I have this: local_enable=YES chroot_local_user=NO userlist_enable=YES ...
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how to disable SSH login with password for some users?

On Linux (Debian Squeeze) I would like to disable SSH login using password to some users (selected group or all users except root). But I do not want to disable login using certificate for them. ...
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Error Pushing Docker Windows Image into Docker Hub - Error parsing HTTP response: invalid character / Request forbidden by administrative rules

Notice: This is a repost from StackOverflow. I am trying to push a Windows Core Docker Image into my Docker Hub account. The error message (1) I am getting is: $ docker push ...
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Cannot connect to Postfix from Outlook or Thunderbird

I've managed to install postfix, it works, when i am logged into my VPS as root I can send and receive mail fine. But the problem is i cannot connect with thunderbird or outlook. I also cannot ...
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Why can't linux password start with '#' [closed]

My password for temporary things and testing was something like: #password123 On Windows everything worked fine, but when I started working with Linux distros (tested at least on CentOS, Debian, ...
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Can't Log into Brand New Azure Virtual Machine created w/ Resource Manager [closed]

I just created a VM in Azure using the Resource Manager model. After it is setup, I downloaded an RDP client with this button: But no matter what I try, I can't log in. The machine is running. The ...
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Where is the login history for Windows XP?

Does Windows XP keep a log of the login and screen locking events? If so, how can I view it?
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Add a field to the Linux Login

I want to ask the user the reason for login on Linux Production Servers. Login prompt will ask as common for user, password and the "Reason for Login" question will be asked afterward and registered ...
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PermitRootLogin is no, I cannot login but why password is asked from user?

I have disabled PermitRootLogin and I cannot login to server by root, but password is asked from user: Is this correct? Or there is something here that I'm missing? Why password is asked when it ...
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Apache on Last Logins list

I have set the apache user to have /sbin/nologin as his shell, but still he appears many times in the list of last logins (last command) - probably by someone who I surely didn't want to do so. What ...
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Does WinPE have a default Administrator password?

If so, what is it? And if it does not, how can I set it when configuring my WIM?