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Windows 2012 server r2 with psexec,unable to connect with the remote

In windows server 2012 r2, psexec not getting work. I have downloaded PsExec v2.11 from this site https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb897553.aspx in Windows 2012 server r2 of 64 bit ...
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SSH blocked on non sudoer user can't execute root command

Yesterday i've auto-blocked my root privileges on a remote server. I was trying to enabling ssh access for a non priviliged user (not in the sudoer list) and i've added the line "AllowUsers ...
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Remote-access VPN to HTTPS server [closed]

For a university assignment, essentially I want to create an OpenVPN server that acts as a tunnel for remote access to a HTTPS server. I also want to set up the server in the cloud using AWS. ...
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How to get remote users to authenticate?

We have some remote users who are rarely on the company LAN. They may be remote for six months or more during a year. Every so often we encounter the problem of errors like: "There are currently no ...
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Wifi, remote connection, mysql

I am having this really strange error on my connection to my mysql server from a remote host. It basically hangs out large queries with blob or throws the following Warning: Empty row packet body; I ...
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Two road warrior clients behind the same NAT device (IKEv2, StrongSwan, LibreSwan)

I have an IKEv2 VPN that is set up and works properly, however I run into issues when I have two road warriors behind the same NAT device. Both devices connect however the second device seems to kick ...
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Using Intel AMT (Management Engine) in “standalone” mode without corporate infrastructure?

I'm using a relatively recent Dell laptop and for testing purposes, I've enabled the Intel AMT, aka Management Engine. I don't have any large-scale corporate infrastructure to back me up, but I still ...
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Remote Desktop with Web Browser on Client Computer from Server to Connect to Another Computer

I want to use Remote desktop from a client computer through web browser by a Remote Desktop Web Connection that deploy on the server using Window Server 2012 R2 to connect to another computer. And the ...
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Batch Shutdown Linux Machines from Windows Server

I have 20 Ubuntu terminals that run RDP sessions from our RDS server (Server 2012R2). I want to shut down these machines and night and start them up again in the morning remotely, preferably from ...
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WMI Remote “Access Denied”

I can no longer remote access WMI on anything in my environment (10/8.1/XP/7 workstations). Here some specifics: 1) I am a Domain Admin and "MRT" is my user and password "mmmmn". 2) Since this ...
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IPMI / Remote management missing options for IP Address in BIOS

Been trying to configure remote access and IPMI on this server, but the BIOS inexplicably does not have a space to configure an IP address. The screen shots in the manual show spaces for putting in ...
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Accessing MySQL Remotely - Best Practices

Sorry if this is a bit of a broad question, but are there any best practices regarding accessing a remote MySQL via remote desktop versus locally through some other method? The goal here is to access ...
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roaming profiles for remote users [closed]

Is it possible to have roaming profiles for remote users? We have a number of people who work on different sites, and I want them to be able to share laptops. A lot of my research concludes that I ...
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Why am I getting performance counter errors?

I am trying to write C# code to access a computer (XP sp2) remotely to find out if a process is running. I don't know much about performance counters other than what I've been reading in the past ...
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Access to the server with all ports closed

I received an email that ddos attacks are being made from my server using port 53. well as I'm not an expert on these things. I thought as I have firewall rules for those ports I need, I should close ...
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Does an Intel server with RMM4 (IPMI BMC) need two IP addresses/cables?

I am managing a co-located server which has been rebooted and has not turned back on. It is in a data center and difficult to access, as such I am looking at Intel's RMM4 (compatible with the server ...
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Can't connect to remote centos 7 install from at least one host

Edit: It would appear that the problem has somehow magically disappeared after leaving everything alone for almost 24 hours. After just sitting down to look into it further, I notice that my website ...
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Server 2012 R2 - Can't access remote 2012 server in “all servers” [duplicate]

This is a scenario set up for MCSA training in my homelab, not an enterprise environment. I'm trying to make changes to add roles to a virtual machine (VM workstation) Server 2012 R2 (running in ...
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Powershell command works in local PS prompt, but not in a remote PS prompt

I am just beginning to use PS Remoting to administer servers but have run into a snag. When I am at the local server command line, I can run a command like Get-DfsReplicationGroup and the prompt ...
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SQLSTATE[HY000] [1130] Host xx.xxx.x.xxx is not allowed to connect to this MySQL Server

I have 2 servers with digitalocean - web (nginx) and database (mysql) servers - and can't get a connection from the web to the mysql server. From what I've read in other SO posts on the topic, the ...
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New admin account cannot remote powershell in

I have provisioned a new Azure VM which deploys with 1 admin account, which I can use externally to create a remote Powershell session to the VM. If I RDP onto the VM, create a new user which is a ...
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can access virtualhost locally on the same server but cannot access on remote machine

A pretty wired problem occured when configure a virtualhost at port 81. When I use command curl 123.123.123.123:81 or curl localhost:81 in the same server, it got response. While when I access it ...
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Can a remote connetion from outside a LAN be invisible to protocol analyzers such as Wireshark, Process Hacker, Nbtstat? [closed]

When studying the behavior of trojans and (RAT) Remote Access Trojans this question came up. Can an attacker create a trojan that could trick the OS or the NIC into hiding a remote connection to a ...
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Automating software installation on a group of remote Windows 2000 machines? [closed]

I am interested in automating an installation of RealVNC to a workgroup of legacy machines running Windows 2000. It is possible for me to physically reach this machines, but they are far and ...
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how to run multiple commands (nested control statements) on remote machines with sudo?

My bash code is: 1 #!/bash/sh 2 set -e 3 USER="admin" 4 HOST="1.2.3.4" 5 PASSWORD="$(cat password.txt)" 6 7 sshpass -p"$PASSWORD" ssh -t $USER@$HOST "/usr/bin/sudo bash -c 'sudo ls ...
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Can't connect to any remote mongoDb

I'm running ubuntu 14.04 and am unable to connect to any remote mongodb server on my home network. I'm pretty sure it worked only a month ago. Furthermore, I have no problems connecting from my work ...
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Connect server A to database on server B and forward remote database port on server A

Edited: I'm quite new to all this admin stuff though! So: Whats the best way to connect a port on server A to the database on server B. The reason i want to do this: I want to connect server A to a ...
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Powershell remoting suddenly stops working

I'm having trouble executing a remote powershell script which is supposed to update the installation of an application for automated testing in a taskmanager task running once a day. The rather ...
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Unable to RDP as a Domain User

I am facing a problem remoting into a machine using a Domain account. Problem Facts : The Host VM's are hosted by Company A (read Domain A). The VM's have a local administrator as well Domain 'A' ...
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How to perform remotely a kill-switch on Windows 7?

I need to remotely perform a kill-switch on a Windows 7 Enterprise computer connected to an AD. Specifically, I need to remotely access the machine without visible user interaction (I have a domain ...
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Remote access with ability to reboot

We need to build a lab of computers (up to 15 PC and Mac) in order to test our software on different combinations of hardware and OS. We want to provide remote access to each of the computers. ...
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How to remote onto networked PC using powershell [closed]

Is someone able to explain to me how I am able to connect onto a pc on the same network as my pc using powershell or a powershell script? for example my local pc is 192.168.1.250 and the remote pc is ...
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Accessing server via public IP gives Connection Refused [duplicate]

I recently fixed up an old PowerEdge 1850 at my workplace. I did a clean install of Ubuntu 14.04LTS Server, using XFCE4 as the desktop environment for remote access. Accessing it via it's local IP ...
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MySQL is denying access to a legitimate remote user

I have created a user and given that user full access, but MySQL is still denying access to that user - why? Create user: create user 'myUser'@'Mikes-MacBook-Air.local' identified by ...
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How do I stop service on remote server, that's not connected to a domain, using a non admin user via PowerShell

I've got the start of the script to achieve this: $SecurePassword = ConvertTo-SecureString –String $Password –AsPlainText -Force $Credential = New-Object -TypeName ...
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Reconfigure Routing and Remote Access Service Windows server 2012

I have configured Routing and Remote Access Service for VPN, is there a way to reconfigure it again with the wizard? If I delete the server and add it again it says that it's already configured.
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Client are promptes to enter carentiels each time they want to open a network share [duplicate]

I have sadly disabled Routing and Remote Access, and since then all users are asked to enter login and password each time they want to open a network share. Could anyone advise me on what to do to ...
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Disabled Routing and Remote Access

I have disabled Routing and Remote Acces in Windows small business server 2011 standard. Since that users are prompted to enter credentials each time they want to access to a shardrive or network. ...
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Samba NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED error on Ubuntu

I set up a Samba server on Ubuntu. Everything goes fine when I allow guest access, but when I try to setup a configuration for a specific user, I receive the error below: $ smbclient //x.x.x.x/john ...
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Changed /bin/sh to /bin/busybox for root, broke SSH access. How to fix it?

I made a silly mistake... I was playing around with busybox and used chsh to switch the root shell from /bin/sh to /bin/busybox which seems to have broken the SSH access. When I do: root@dev:~$ ssh ...
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Backing up remote Ubuntu VPS via rsync — is it possible and reasonable? Any alternatives?

I have a VPS on Digitalocean. They do provide 2 ways of backup (snapshots and "regular backups"), but neither of them can be downloaded from them. My goal is to find a reasonably universal way to ...
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How do I allow outgoing connections to port 80 on a Remote Access VPN?

I have setup a simple L2TP VPN by using the Remote Access role. This works fine, however outgoing connections to port 80 don't work. I can connect to the shares and RDP, however browsing the web is ...
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How do I only allow RDP connections over a VPN?

We require a VPN to connect to an RDP server. I have setup an L2TP server which functions correctly, and an RDP server that works as well. I am now wondering how I can set everything up so RDP ...
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Remote OpenWRT version control?

I'm in a slightly inconvenient scenario, where I will potentially have hundreds of remote OpenWRT devices located around the world. I will not have access to the networks in which OpenWRT connects to ...
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Checkpoint VPN Linux command line (CLI) client

Is there an official/third party command line client for the checkpoint vpn for Linux? It seems that there are a few GUI options, but I can't fine a client for a headless machine.
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Connecting To Remote MySQL Server - Connection Refused

So, I have a problem in trying to talk to a remote MySQL server, which is on a Digital Ocean host (Ubuntu). My other host is on IPOWER, but their SQL capabilities are not so great so I wanted my PHP ...
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Remote data service: speed concern

I would like to provide an online service that consists of the following: A proprietary database Queries to the database that not only ask for data, but more importantly sophisticated calculations ...
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Remote management of Hyper-V server and its VMs

I am setting up a Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 server (SRV1) with several VMs. Some of those VMs will contain Active Directory, SQL Server, Apps, etc. I also have a second phyiscal server (SRV2) ...
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Reverse port forward with tsocks IP-CAM client

I have an IP-CAM (Axis P1204) installed behind a strict firewall preventing any remote access. Axis P1204 supports no VPN and the only tunneling option left is using SOCKS5 proxy. Axis 1204 uses ...
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How to determine if the ISP is blocking the website we have hosted?

We have setup a web server behind a NAT router which we have properly port forwarded the requests to our web server. We have already assigned a dynamic DNS for the WAN IP of the web server (that is ...