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Locked out of ssh, with no root access

So, I have configured my linux ubuntu 14.04 box for ssh on port 22 with root login via private / public key, no password login. I have iptables setup to block all incoming connections except for ...
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Access Multiple Remote MSSQL Server DBs from Single Web Console for DBA

Purpose: Performing Queries, Generating Reports from Database Issue: At Present, I manually connect to each server, then do perform queries and generate reports. There are multiple Remote sites ...
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Commodity hardware related, i'm searching for a ILO, BMC, ALOM and in general IPMI alternate solution [on hold]

I'm searching for a composite solution to have the same features of an IPMI controller on commodity hardware independently from arch/model and without excessive device dependencies. Essentially the ...
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Cannot Establish Remote Connection to MYSQL Database

want to access the MYSQL database remotely but when checking on yougetsignal(dot) com I get a message that port 3306 is closed. Configuration: Fresh Server (Centos 6.4 64 bit with Zpanel installed) ...
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linux + rcp rsh post configuration after installing rsh package

I installed by yum the latest rsh package ( because on my linux machine rsh and rcp binaries not exists ) # yum install rsh so I verified by: rpm -qa | grep -i rsh rsh-0.17-60.el6.x86_64 ...
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“No Signal” when attempting remote console redirection using a BMC with RMM4

I have recently purchased a high-end chassis system for use in my home office (I am a contract programmer). The system includes a baseboard management controller (BMC), and in addition a remote ...
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Disable remote access for one user/database in SQL Server 2008

is this possible to disable remote access for one user or database in SQL Server 2008? Thanks
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Access local console via SSH

I am searching for a way to interact with a local console via SSH - just as you would do with an directly connected keyboard. In my particular case I got a debian server (console only, no X system) ...
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server at port 80 seems up, but I can't access it.

I can't access my server remotely at port 80. First of all, I did not set it up. Someone else did. I am not a sysadmin. But communication between both parts (me and sysadmin) takes time and deadlines ...
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Single remote user cannot login

I have a single user in my domain that cannot login remotely through our internet portal. All other users can log in almost within a second of trying to connect. This single user tries to login and ...
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Connect to remote SQL Server instance using Windows Authentication

How can I connect to a remote instance of SQL Server (on my VPS) from my local machine using Windows Authentication? By default, if I try to connect using this method, the username is my computer ...
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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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Open Xen Manager and XenCenter server connection

So, I've got server set up and running the Xen hypervisor version 4.1 with Debian Wheezy (7.5.0) as the host OS, along with xcp-xapi and all relevant services are running correctly. Problems arise ...
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Dell “Remote Access Configuration Utility” keeps prompting

One of our servers can never reboot without pausing at the BIOS prompt asking to "F1 to continue, F2 to enter setup utility". I have gone into Setup and there is nothing there to stop it prompting ...
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Windows Server 2012 Essentials - Trying to setup “Anywhere Access” but the “Computer Access” list for users is blank

I have a new installation of Windows Server 2012 Essentials and I'm trying to setup "Anywhere Access" for both VPN and remote desktop. The basic setup is all working. Shared folders is working but ...
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Problem establishing remote DNS access to Lacie 5big Network 2

I wish to set up remote access to my Lacie 5big Network 2 storage. The 5big is connected directly to a gigabit switch. Access to the internet is gained through a Netgear DG834DV router which is also ...
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Install remote desktop session host remotely

I've removed the remote desktop host role from one of my Azue VM, so I can't RDP into it. I have tried to recreate the endpoints and even the VM with no luck. I can't either access remotely with ...
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Server 2012r2 VPN DNS

Have an issue where onsite clients cannot resolve VPNusers. but VPN users can resolve onsite machines. example. USER! uses LAPTOP1 USER1 connects to VPN gets internal IP address of 10.243.0.200 ...
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Remotely start VNC server on computer with no Admin password

I'm trying to remotely access a particular computer of mine and it seems that VNC has stopped. I can tell that the computer is still running because I can VNC into another machine on the same network ...
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Accessing a Public Folder Remotely from WIndows 2008 Server [closed]

I have a client of my who is running Windows 2008 Server. Initially when I setup the client about 3/4 years ago they only had about 4 or so employees so I didn't setup Active Directory. However now ...
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FortiClient (Windows 7 32 bit) shows 'connected' for an SSL VPN connection but can't ping the remote server

I am trying to connect to a remote server through FortiClient for an SSL VPN connection. When I connect through the FortiClient (version 4.3.5.472) on my windows 7 32-bit system, it shows connected. ...
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Unable to access network resources on SSTP connection

I am attempting to get a SSTP server online, I have managed to successfully connect a client to the server via SSTP however the client cannot access any network resources outside the SSTP gateway ...
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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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Remove Server 2012 Remote Access Server

My IT director was walking me through setting up a Server 2012 VPN/RA server. We did not do this in our test environment, and now I would like to remove it. I know that when installing this server it ...
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How to stop/prevent SSH bruteforce

I'm very new to network administration, so please regard that I'm not that experienced yet. I have a Ubuntu root server with plesk panel. Yesterday my friends and I noticed that the quality of ...
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Open Source GoToAssist Alternative [closed]

We're trying to trim our budget and one of the items that I believe we can trim is our GoToAssist account. Granted it is not that expensive but I have to think there is a lot of open source RA ...
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Getting “No such interface supported” when connecting to a remote Performance Monitor

I have 6 machines: 2 x Windows 7 32-bit (W71, W72) 4 x Windows 2008 R2 64-bit (W2k81, W2k82, W2k83, W2k84) I want to access the W2k8 machines' performance monitors remotely from the W7 machines. ...
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Samba over OpenVPN - horribly slow

I've set up a server to run OpenVPN, with the purpose of clients accessing Samba shares remotely. The server is running CentOS 5.6, a decent quad-core Xeon CPU and plenty of RAM. The client I've ...
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Disconnect a Terminal Server session… is it even possible?

Disconnect a Terminal Server session… is it even possible? I am trying to disconnect a remote terminal server session. I wonder if I even have the administrative privileges to do so. Using this ...
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Unable to connect to mysql on Windows Azure Virtual Machine

I created a virtual machine on Windows Azure. In that I installed MySQL. Every thing works fine on the server. I am not able to connect to MySQL remotely. Steps performed: Installed MySQL Created ...
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Remotely Managing Windows machines without Active Directory

I'm the on-site tech at a remote healthcare facility with a few hundred workstations/devices and half a dozen servers. I'm having difficulty having a physical presence everywhere I'm needed. Corp. IT ...
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What rights should non-admin user have to run Get-WmiObject?

I am trying to monitor windows machine with the help of wmi and powershell remoting. I managed to successfully start remote session with that machine throught non-admin user account, but now I have a ...
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Getting started with active directory and cloud services

I am the 'IT guy' for a company that is rapidly growing and about to reach 100 employees. While my primary job is backend development for our websites and services; I am also tasked with setting up ...
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Webmin “allow” parameter for all Internet IP's

Is it possible to allow connections to Webmin from any Internet ip? I tried allow=127.0.0.1 0.0.0.0/32 But still blocking my remote access over Internet.
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Which permissions/rights does a user need to have WMI access on remote machines?

I'm writing a monitoring service that uses WMI to get information from remote machines. Having local admin rights on all these machines is not possible for political reasons. Is this possible? What ...
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How to collect remote windows logs as a non-admin

I am trying to collect logs from remote windows machines (Windows Server 2008R2 and Windows 7) and I can't figure out a way to do so in such a way that I should still be able to accomplish this ...
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Restrict RDS access for XP users

Please note, when I say "server", I don't mean the RDS client/server software on each persons computer, I mean a single central server which may be able to control which client computers can connect ...
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How do you remotely administer your Linux boxes?

NOTE: I asked this question this morning with respect to EC2 boxes, but only got back links to tools to start and stop instances, so I'll rephrase... I have a few Linux boxes that do nightly ...
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Windows RDP: which options to remotely kill a process which prevents rdp connection

I have windows machine (running w7x64) executing since months a given job. I don't have any sort of physical access to it and I usually control things via RDP (remote desktop protocol). Currently the ...
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sshd installation broken. Repair with only file system access

I broke the sshd installation on a remote host and now ssh doesn't startup. I can mount the file system on the host through a rescue system. The rescue system is debian based and the host system is ...
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webserver on linode and database on digital ocean

Currently hosting drupal websites on linode using apache + php5 fpm+ fastcgi. Among websites one is drupal commerce(max_execution_time,memory_limit are taken care) and all others are low hitting ...
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Access files/ folders remotely by authentication via browser/ web [closed]

We have some requirements where we want to allow our clients/ users to download files/ folders from our file server via browser/ web. We have a many different directories created on our file server ...
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How to use psexec without admin privileges on target machine?

Is it possible to use psexec to execute a command on a remote machine without having admin privileges on the remote machine? I tried running psexec \\<machine> -u <username> -p ...
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Accessing Server hosted on USB remotely

I'm running a program called VMlite VNC Server for android on a set of Phones connected via USB to a windows XP machine. Due to the way we're utilising the phones, we need them unrooted and with Wifi ...
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ASA stops internet when connected to VPN - firmware 9.x

I'm having issues setting up Remote access VPN on Cisco ASA (firmware 9.1) i'm able to connect via the VPN and access all internal resources but i'm not able to access internet when connected to the ...
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Can't connect to identically configured remote MySQL server

Where I work, we have a single development server, and a single production server that we manage on-site. When I try to connect remotely to the MySQL on the development server, I get this error: ...
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iDRAC 7 Enterprise does not work properly

I have problems with login to iDRAC via web browser to new DELL R320 server. I see this problem first time. On browser login screen looks uncomplete(Chrome, Firefox, IE) : I know where is login ...
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I need to read a remote file with logs from a remote host via SSH

I need to read a remote file with logs from a remote host via SSH What is the most convenient way to do it if I have ssh access to the log folder ?
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Remote Access Management Console missing on Server 2012

I have Windows Server 2012 and I have installed all the Remote Access roles and features. When I try to get into Remote Access Management Console by searching it in the search, I can't find it. ...
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Should I expose my Active Directory to the public Internet for remote users?

I have a client whose workforce is comprised entirely of remote employees using a mix of Apple and Windows 7 PCs/laptops. The users don't authenticate against a domain at the moment, but the ...