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What permission is needed to use a service account to remote run powershell on a server?

I have a internal webapplication With a list of all the servers in our network. I want to be able to run a few PowerShell commands on the servers to gather usefull information. Invoke-WMIMethod and ...
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Active Directory - Make sure users who are never on premises receive AD policies on a regular basis

I have a few users in the field 100% of the time. I would like to have them authenticate to AD so that policies like Password changes and even maybe group policies are applied regularly. I want to ...
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IP6Tables: How to enable external access to MySQL?

How to enable external access to MySQL with rules on ip6tables? I have tried to the rules below, where after inserted I get access, but when server restart the access remains blocked. :INPUT DROP ...
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run remote command to save debian package list

I'd like to backup the package list(dpkg) of some remote computers to a backup server: all of them running Debian. I already configured the rsa key to login remotely as root on the other computers ...
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Remote Desktop Gateway temporarily unavailable outside LAN

I have setup Microsofts RD Gateway on a server in one of our subnets. We have multiple subnets separated by a Cisco ASA firewall. One for servers, one for desktops etc. If I run mstsc from the server ...
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Remote Desktop for Windows Server 2008 R2

We have a server with Windows Server 2008 R2. We had a power outage and after that we couldn't make remote desktop connection (except in the network). Before, when users where making RDC, it wasn't ...
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Use Powershell to start a GUI program on a remote machine

There are two Windows 7 machines setup on the same network. I enabled everything needed so that they could communicate with winrm. When I run the following command: Invoke-Command -ComputerName ...
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Why does syslog-ng drop debug messages when logging remote?

In the local log output, I can see debug messages but these won't show up on the remote logging server. It seems to ignore these but it does print warning and error level messages just fine. These ...
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How can a limited user start a task on a server from his workstation

We have a batch reporting software (Visual Cut) that can be used to generate a report on demand to a PDF file. It runs on a single server. I don't want to have to install the software on every ...
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Querying services from a remote Windows 7 PC extremely slow

When I query installed services from a remote Windows 7 PC it's very slow. With a remote Windows XP PC it's always fast. For example, from my Windows 7 PC the command sc \\pc1 query type= service ...
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Access db with dynamic IP using windows Application C#

I want to connect a Desktop Application (C#) with a website which is hosted on BLUEHOST Server (Shared Hosting). I have to add an IP on server to allow for remotely access to mysql database. But the ...
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Reset or delete remote Powershell sessions

I run a remote Powershell script to add a machine to a domain. Machine reboots, is added to the domain, all good. $Uri = Get-AzureWinRMUri -ServiceName $ServiceName -Name $VMName -Verbose $PSSession ...
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Remote Desktop Connection Audit [closed]

My company recently fired someone. They said, they are auditing that person's electronic activity. We all have Remote Desktop connections that we use to work from home. Do you know what level of ...
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How can I access the bios remotely on a desktop computer acting as a server? [closed]

What are the options for having remote control via network of a computer even down to the "bios" level. I've seen Dell's DRAC / Out-of-band management that they have for their servers, and typically ...
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How to remotely manage 2012 R2 print server

We have a Windows 2012 R2 server, that is running print services and hosting printers. I am using the management console snapp-in on another 2012 R2 machine to try and access the server remotely and ...
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WinRM HTTPS Connection to Windows 8 Systems

I have a couple virtual Windows 8 clients that I will be using to run some tests against a server. I set up WinRM so I can easily pull the data back from all the clients for analysis but the data ...
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Launch Windows PE on a remote computer

We use WDS to image and reimage (refresh) computers (WDS only, no MDT). A technician can PXE boot to WDS and essentially lite touch the image. What is the best way to achieve this from a remote ...
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Securely wipe a headless remote linux server

I'm about to terminate my relationship with my hosting provider of many years, but I'd like to securely wipe the box before I do. This is a dedicated server running Debian on a single EXT3 drive and ...
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How to configure Apache NTLM in order to get REMOTE_USER?

No matter where I put %{REMOTE_USER}, I got NULL. Can you please tell me how I can configure NTLM Apache in order to get REMOTE_USER ? RewriteEngine On #RewriteCond %{LA-U:REMOTE_USER} ...
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How to preserve the name of the remoteUser while reverse proxy?

I am using a software which enables me to log my operations and one the things it is loggin is the name of the remote user. Neverthless, I have a little problem since I am working on a secured ...
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Remote location management copy and install large software updates to 50 LAN

Initially posted to Stack Overflow and was directed here. I'm new to programming and am trying to write a powershell script to manage software updates. I'm in a windows domain environment with over ...
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Execute Powershell Add-Computer remotely via Invoke-Command

Scenario: When executed locally on the Azure VM, succesfully adds the machine to the AD, and restarts. $DomainName = "test.local" $AdminUserName = "sysadmin" $Password = <mypass> ...
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Linux: How do I disable any kinds of remote control for a certain user?

How do I disable any kinds of remote control (SSH, X, NFS, SMB, ... what else?) for a certain user? Or, asked the other way round: How do I disable remote control for all users except a certain one? ...
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MSMQ messages disappear when they get to remote server

I have to create a MSMQ messaging mechanism between two servers in the same domain, SenderServer (MS Server 2012) and ReceiverServer (MS Server 2008 R2). I created a private, transactional queue in ...
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Is Arbitrary code execution vulnerability in Firefox a myth? [closed]

Have you ever seen a live demo of one of those critical vulnerabilities that Firefox publishes? Is it possible to run a program (i.e. Notepad) or download/install a new one, without user intervention, ...
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How do I run a process remotely from inside a shell script?

What I am trying to do is to run the shell script 'ABCDE' on one machine, but use another machine to support it. ABCDE is an all-in-one ripper/encoder/tagger script for turning CD's into digital ...
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Can View Website on Localhost and By IP on machine but nothing from other machines

I have a centos apache2 webserver which is running and I can view the localhost website from localhost or by http://192.168.0.167 (its IP) through a browser on the machine itself, but if I try to view ...
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ytalk - how to make it display in columns instead of rows?

I use ytalk on one of my servers for training purposes (only local users can connect) - so that a shared shell sessions can be opened (a la screen -x) and comments can be added while a session is ...
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Docker remote access security

Assuming I am running several docker containers on a local server. When I give third parties ssh access to my server, any third party will have control over the docker manager. How can I make sure ...
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Registering DNS entries from remote sites

I have a central office with a domain controller with DNS installed. Any computers at that office are on the same subnet (10.1.32.x) update their DNS entries correctly. DHCP is handled in that office ...
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Unsolicited Remote Assistance on domain

I manage a domain using win 2k8 r2 and 100 PC on Windows7. I have configured the Unsolicited Remote Assistance proceeding with all the requirements posted here ...
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Allowing Domain Users to run winrm commands

Currently i have a AD/Kerberos Configured on one EC2 instance(Windows 2008 R2) and created couple of users. Each of the users has administrator privileges. When We login as a non-domain Administrator, ...
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Enable RDP using WinRM or other alternatives to psexec

I am writing a program that takes a list of servers and enables/disables RDP. Currently I am utilizing psexec and up in till this morning, everything worked. I made no change in ...
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Is there a Virtuamin API to change feature and plugins activation?

I tried to find the virtualmin API command to change the available features and plugins, like I can do it on the UI in System Settings > Features and Plugins. It seems there is not. Also it's the ...
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start exe in a Remote Session with PsExec

I would like to start an application remotely. I am using the following PsExec command: PsExec \\computerOne -u Domain\User1 -p 123456 -x "C:\Windows\System32\calc.exe" I tried to use -i so that ...
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Monitoring CPU, Mem, disk, on a single server [duplicate]

I've been looking for a simple starter solution for monitoring my [currently] single server hosted solution. Other than Nagios and similar, are there other good (simple) solutions people are using?
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Why it's not possible to use two remotes for rsync? [closed]

When both source and destination are remote, rsync complains: The source and destination cannot both be remote. rsync error: syntax or usage error (code 1) at main.c(1156) [Receiver=3.0.7] Is there ...
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Login by ssh , change the remote PS1 and don't quit the remote ssh shell [closed]

I want to change PS1 when i ssh another centos strshell = 'PS1="remote!"' os.system("ssh -i %s -l%s -p%s %s %s"%(SSH_KEY,SSH_USER,SSH_PORT,des,strshell)) ssh quit automatically. I want to ...
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Powershell script that executes another powershell remotely

It's a long story, but I need to create a SQL trigger that executes a script remotely which executes another script remotely (yeah, I know). I'm using PowerShell. I have started at the end: ...
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Remote software Install on Windows 8 and above

Back in Windows XP/7 I remember being shown how to remote software installs via .msi with AD. Can you still do that in Windows 2012/8 days or was that dropped/removed? I've not even seen it mentioned ...
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rsync backup remote server maintaining groups and owner

This might seem like a problem that should have been covered millions of times but I am running into issues that after days of scouring the net, I still can fix. I have a remote server that I want to ...
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Add a command into an existent remote console application

I manage to open a console application in a remote computer by using PSTools using PsExec.exe. C:\PsExec.exe -i 2 -s -d \128.168.500.500 -u username -p password "D:\myApp.exe" That will open a ...
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What software can I use to retrieve log files from multiple remote servers via SSH? [closed]

I know I can do this using scripts, but I'd like to know if there is such a thing as a "ready made" software which lets me configure the host (and file paths) which I'd like to fetch (at regular ...
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Quit remote process and start it later

I have a console application running remotely in multiple computers. I was wondering if there's any way to quit from it remotely and then start it again. I saw the use of taskkill to quit the ...
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Trying to connect phpMyAdmin to remote mySQL server ( 2002: can't connect )

Trying to get phpMyAdmin to talk to a remote mySQL server. The config is below and there is already a user set up in mySQL DB to be able to log in from the specified host that PMA sits on. Hosting is ...
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Mysql remote connections logging

I need to allow remote connections to my mysql server running on latest stable CentOS. I don't like this idea at all so I want at least to collect as much relevant information as possible. To be ...
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Installing Windows Server 2008 without a DVD-ROM drive

We've just picked up a cheap second-hand Dell PowerEdge 860 with an SAS 5i/R RAID controller, and we want to install Windows Server 2008 on it. Problem is that the machine only came with a CD-ROM ...
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How to minimize bandwidth in frequent postgres backup scenario?

I'm looking to make very frequent backup (every hour) of postgres data on several VMs (say 20-50) towards the same archive server. Here are more data if needed: Ideally, the system should support ...
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Windows remote desktop auto dysconnection due to autologin

I am working with machine that are hosting several PCs running windows 7 pro. I quite often need to connect to these PCs using windows remote desktop. This PCs need to have the autologin feature ON ...
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Issue with sharp in host vars Ansible

Since # is considered as a comment in /etc/ansible/hosts I'm unable to use a password containing a sharp. [hosts] host1 ansible_ssh_user=user ansible_ssh_pass=userpass ansible_su_pass=My#Password ...