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What are the minimal permissions for WMI access to processes CommandLine?

I have been trying to get a remote listing of running windows processes including their CommandLine/ExecutablePath attribute through WMI as a non-administrator domain user for a monitoring tool. I ...
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2answers
98 views

Suspicious Login Success in Event Viewer

Hope you can help. We have been noticing another user's local machine creating logon entries in the event viewer of our machine. The message received is "An account was successfully logged on". The ...
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4answers
2k views

How do I secure a Dell Idrac card?

I'm trying to completely lock down a server which has to exist outside of a firewall/directly routed to the internet and whilst I have hardened the base OS to the best of my ability, I had a moment of ...
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2answers
89 views

How do you restrict access to a server to be from a single machine (which doesn't have a dedicated IP)?

We want to deploy a J2EE WAR file from a build server to an application server (running JBoss 7.1.1) using the JBoss management console. Each machine is located on a different network. On the build ...
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1answer
222 views

Can't login to Windows Small Business Server 2003

I removed AD by cmd using dcpromo and now when trying to access and login after a reboot with the Administrator account I can't. Do I need to reset the password from a boot disk?
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1answer
61 views

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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2answers
383 views

Practical alternatives to split tunneling?

I have seen some IT security audits that request whether split tunneling is implemented for remote VPN users. I can appreciate the peace of mind benefits from disabling split tunneling, since you ...
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2answers
623 views

Does installing Jungle Disk or similar cloud-based backup services create a vulnerability on our server? [closed]

I installed the Jungle Disk client onto one of our web servers to try out, but I am concerned about the security risks of using the application. It installs using a .DEB or .RPM package based on your ...
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1answer
171 views

Offshore application development - Access to dev network (Security best practice)

Let me start by telling you that I'm not very technical, but need to provide someone with some guidance and I was hoping you could assist. The situation is: Dev and Prod subnets (Not sure if ...
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1answer
116 views

Event Logs for Remote Share BruteForce

This command is used to access remote shares. net use \10.31.247.2\share /user:admin password Is there any way to detect(EventLogs/other tools) if someone is trying to BruteForce into a remote ...
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1answer
264 views

Blocking GotoMyPc on ASA 5505

I am trying to block GotoMyPC traffic using a Cisco ASA 5505. On gotomypc.com they say you can block all traffic to poll.gotomypc.com to stop all access. What I have done is create a network group ...
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1answer
232 views

GotoMyPC ? Concerns or OK?

A few users have taken it upon themselves to install this software on there work computers and use iphones/ipads to connect. Current setup is anyconnect / ciscovpn to connect and use remote desktop to ...
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1answer
38 views

Establish secure channel to domain workstations to transmit password in clear text

I want to use some command line tools for remote administration of Microsoft domain workstations, however some of them transmit the credentials in clear text. Is there a command line utility I can ...
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1answer
125 views

Security of remote management through MMC and other microsoft tools

When you connect to a server through an MMC console on a local computer (dsa.msc for example), what ports does the connection occur on? Is there any kind of protection from a rogue station hijaking ...
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1answer
454 views

Enable-PSRemoting: Is there security threats?

I have two production servers (Windows Server 2008, Terminal Servers) and I would like to enable PowerShell remoting commands on those servers. Is there a security threat one should consider before ...
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0answers
232 views

Remote connection solution and cut & paste monitoring

Guys I've been asked to evaluate a few remote connection solutions for my small company (linux & solaris, but could go for a solaris only solution). One of the more difficult requirements (for ...
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1answer
102 views

Secure remote SQL Server connections

I have a question. We develop client-server software using SQL Server on our clients networks. We are wanting to create a web portal that links into this SQL Server database but are unaware of the ...
2
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1answer
4k views

Powershell - Query remote Local Security Policy?

I am looking to remotely query a list of servers, to ensure they are "set up" correctly One of the things I want to check is the Local Security Policy -> User Rights Assignment ->Deny Log on through ...
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1answer
225 views

How to SECURELY “open up” a home machine behind a firewall, so a remote machine can access it? [closed]

My home machine is on a network behind a firewall and cannot be 'pinged' directly. I want to be able to run a cron job on a remote machine, which will log into my home machine and SECURELY copy the ...
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3answers
632 views

SQL Server 2008 - Secure remote access

I wish to allow remote access to an SQL Server database from a Microsoft Access database to allow my client to build reports as and when they wish. I can do this without any issue by opening the ...
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1answer
281 views

Limit RDP by HostName (not IP)

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Server with RDP access enabled. However I'm not limited access by IP. Why.. I'm a 2 person company so all server issues I have to care of. Last weekend I was out hiking and ...
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4answers
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There are currently no logon servers available

I am running a Windows 7 laptop that is joined to my company's domain. When I installed Windows 7, I created an account for myself, joined to the domain, and it had been working quite well even though ...
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6answers
913 views

Disable User Account Remotely

I work for a highly distributed IT based consulting firm with approximately 150 users in the field at different client sites at any given time. As we have grown we have needed to ability to disable a ...
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4answers
413 views

What is your method to deal with vpn access for contractors/non-employees

I am looking to see how others deal with contractors/non-employee vpn access. How do you provision/deactivate their accounts? Are they in your AD or are they in another account silo? How do you ...