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prevent files modification from users: is this method safe?

I was wondering today if there was a way to enforce a non root user to have a specific authorized_keys file (among other sensible files). I came up with this solution. Disable StrictModes in ...
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Domain user still able to view view.list folder even though permission is set to Deny

I have AD on my server , I have specific user group are set to deny(List Folder) for certain folder, but the user still have visible of the folder in the server even they do not have permission to ...
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Apache Per-user web directories under user's own ID instead of www-data?

Talking about this feature http://httpd.apache.org/docs/current/howto/public_html.html Is there a way (HOW?) to have Apache take on (setuid) the ID of each "~user", instead of doing everything under ...
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What is the best way to selectively grant and revoke access to FTP directories that are outside of the users home directory?

tl;dr: I need: FTP access to a Debian server for multiple users Micro management of which users have access to which directories at a given time (imagine a telephone switchboard operator!) A ...
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What's the best way to allow read/write/modify rights and block delete rights on Win SBS 2003?

I'm looking for a way to prevent accidental deletion of folders and files on a Windows SBS 2003 box. The scenario is a DATA folder that all users currently have all rights except for "Full Control", ...
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osx server permission removal

I manage a Mac Mini server OS X 10.8.5 Server 2.2.2. used as a file share for assigned partners to upload video files to their respective folder at the very lowest level of the file system (accessed ...
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Local Group to have access to restricted tools

In Windows 7, I am trying to give a Local Group containing a list of specified users permission to access functionality that is normally restricted to Local Admins, such as install/uninstall ...
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Microsoft SQL 2008 R2 login failed for user 'sa' using aspnet_regsql

I've been working on this for the better part of the morning, and looked at various answers and such, but haven't found anything. I am trying to run aspnet_regsql from the command line (as part of a ...
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Replace the user for windows permissions

I reinstalled a server which had a secondary hard drive attached. Before I had folders that gave certain users permissions, but now they are messed up because the original user doesn't exist anymore ...
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Apache etc/www/ directory as user home directory

I'm running an Ubuntu 12.04.3 Server and I'm trying to configure some virtual hosts. I followed this guide here But instead of using a directory within the var/www folder I used a new user I ...
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IIS 7.5 Files Edited Using FTP Lose Permissions

I have a web application running IIS 7.5, I have a few files that require that the I_USER have write/modify permissions. When these permissions have been applied and the application runs smoothly. ...
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Exchange 2010: Deny SMTP access to certain users?

I'd like to restrict SMTP login for certain users to my Exchange 2010 servers. I've been looking at the receive connectors, but I can't find a way to remove the "Exchange Users" role from specific ...
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Lock down a user on a stand-alone windows web server

I have a Windows Web Server 2008 R2 Core, which runs several web sites. There is no AD. One of the web applications requires Windows Authentication for a single user. I would like to restrict the ...
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WDS - Access to network share via local user

When installing Windows 7 using WDS, a local user account is used during the set up after the main image of Win7 is installed. And I've got this application that lies on the network and not the ...
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Dovecot - different authentification mechanisms for different users

How can I make several groups of users and tune dovecot in a such way, that one group can use plain text auth (for example), second - APOP, third - MD5-CRYPT, etc? Thanks in advance.
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Adding existing user to existing group and providing permissions

can someone shed some light on this issue I've set up and installed vsftpd. Created a user ftp-user and created a home directory, so they can log in, and just have access to drop their files here. ...
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Permissions of httpd apache2 and running certain php commands

I ran some recursive linux command that changed the permissions to all my website files.. all files are now like -rwxrwxrwx and all dictionaries are. drwxrwxrwx I don't know if that has anything to ...
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Allow PHP script to modify all sites on a server

I have a bunch of sites on a standard HostGator Dedicated server. I would like to run PHP scripts that can access and make changes (add, update, delete files and directories) to the file structure of ...
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Server Security: FTP and System Users

I'd be happy to get an advice about handling system users and ftp users on a Linux server (Ubuntu). Just want to do it right way. I have a sysUser.sysGroup and created virtual ftpUser.ftpGroup for ...
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Windows Task Scheduler cannot access EFS encrypted folder despite running as a user with access

I have a batch file set to run via Task Scheduler in Windows Server 2008 R2. The batch file is being used to rotate and compress MySQL logs, and the folder containing these logs is encrypted using ...
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WebDAV user permissions on a per file basis

My team and I are building a webDAV server using Apache 2.2. We have run into an issue with user permissions. We have it currently set up so that user permissions work for folders on the server but ...
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As root, how do I create a limited FTP user who only has read access to a few folders?

I have a website and I have a super admin FTP access. Now, I am in need to share the FTP credentials with others and I wish to give them FTP access in such a way that they could be able to access only ...
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Why is my access being denied when I am an adminstrator on my Windows Server 2003 Installation?

I have recently been made an Administrator on our server (running Win Server 2003) and have been given all the same permissions and made part of the same groups as our other admin but when I try to ...
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VMware ESXi 4.1: how to create a new user with root permissions

In ESXi 4.1, I have SSH access enabled and a user jdoe, who is able to connect to the system via ssh. ~ $ less /etc/passwd | grep jdoe jdoe:x:3:0:John Doe:/home/jdoe:/bin/ash The user jdoe has all ...
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How do i create a bat file to create user directory with proper rights and a script to reset it if something goes wrong

I need to create user and directories for the user and share it. The rights are set on NTFS structure only. The user must do all except change rights and take ownership this is not allowed and this ...
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Command to add permissions to user under ESXi 4.1 via console

So I don't have to give them the password for the root account, wich is shared with other services, I need to add administrator rules to another user in several (30+) ESXi 4.1.0 servers. Creating the ...
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How to correct with right user permission on Centos 6.5, Plesk - 500 Internal Server Error

Can someone help me because I have a serious problem with my entire server on all accounts. I installed vimp on '/var/www' which was recommended by FAQ on ...
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using git with web hook from github

I try to deploy from a github web hook my code. So I create a deploy file: <?php error_reporting(E_ALL); if ( $_POST['payload'] ) { echo ("****************************************\n"); ...
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Secure multiple site user permissions - Windows Server

I have several WordPress websites on a windows server and one was recently hacked. I'm not sure how the attacker got in yet but there was a php script added to the 404.php page that allowed file ...
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NFS export all_squash and anonid

I have a server, S, and a set of clients, C, which I want to share files using NFS. In particular, some clients should have their user-ids remapped as they do not have a user that corresponds to the ...
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Sync Active Directory Users in FreeNAS

This is for FreeNas-9.1.1, I am using active directory which appears to be connecting ok, since the following list users/groups from that server with no problems wbinfo -u wbinfo -g I can also join ...
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Obscure network fault, Server2012/Win8 - Code = (34) STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED, Printer GPO

Anyone got any clues what could possibly be causing this error. Environment is Server 2012 and Windows 8 with roaming user profiles, \Server\Profile$ & \Server\User$. The trigger that causes ...
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Generic FTP Dropbox on Windows Server 2008 R2

I'm trying to setup a generic FTP on a Windows Server 2008 R2 that we can provides to many clients. My requirements: Use a single home path of the file system for this generic "dropbox" Use a single ...
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users with same group permissions problems on ftp uploads

i have two user with the same group: admin:admin and socialmedia:admin when i upload files with a ftp client, it says that files are uploaded in this way: admin uploads: folder -> 755 admin:1003 / ...
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Only allow access to applications to specific users on Windows Terminal Server (2003/2008)

We have two terminal servers in our firm with a lot of applications installed bacause all kinds of different users connect to it using thin clients. I would like to be able to allow only certain users ...