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Can another account have rights the enterprise administrator does not? [on hold]

If I know both a server's local administrator and an enterprise admin credentials, is it possible for another account to have more rights than the enterprise administrator? Folder permissions that ...
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Get-WinEvent: unauthorized errors while filtering by ProviderName

I'm using PowerShell (Get-WinEvent) to get the restarts from a server and I'm getting an unauthorized error only while applying the "ProviderName" filter: $logNames = @("Application","System") $...
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Freebsd shutdown privileges

I need to create a user and deny them permission to turn off the machine. DO SOMEONE KNOW HOW TO CHANGE THE PERMISSIONS OF A NORMAL USER TO NOT ALLOW ME TO TURN OFF?
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PHP 7 FPM checkconf is throwing invalid user: ‘www-data:www-data’, but I'm not using a www-data user

I'm using a different user for my web services. Screw convention. I don't have www-data set in any php config files: $ grep -rnw /etc -e 'www-data' $ But I'm still getting this error: $ ...
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Use default `ubuntu` user to deploy an app or make separate users?

I have a Ruby on Rails app and use Capistrano to deploy it to the server. The deploy user and the user running the app is the same - the default ubuntu user. (this has sudo access: ubuntu ALL=(ALL) ...
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Restrict domain admins from joining servers to domain.

I work for a large company that has acquired multiple additional sites over the last 5 years. We're fully integrated these sites into our corporate site. The problem I'm running into now is, most of ...
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Administrator only for Family and Safety in Windows 8.1

I've been tasked with setting time limits on a row of computers used by students running Windows 8.1 that are not part of an Active Directory domain. I tried the Family and Safety feature which ...
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How to remotly validate an installation for a basic user?

We have 10 PC on the network and we don't have ActiveDirectory. Actually, every time than a user (they aren't admin on their computer) want to install a software, I use TeamViewer to access the ...
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Why does rsync+cron fail with opendir permission denied?

I am trying to make a nightly offsite backup using rsync. There is a folder /media/raid1/backup that is to be uploaded to a different server every night using a cron job running as the user ...
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How can I chown a file to a subuid without sudo

Basically, What is going on here and what am I not understanding? I have a set of subuids for my user. I want to chown a file to specific subuid which is part of this user's allocation ...
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Setting a Windows Non-Interactive User Account

Does anybody know how I can, or if it's possible, to set a Windows domain account as a "non-interactive" user. I would like to set specific Windows domain service accounts as "non-interactive" so ...
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Can I “allow logon locally” for ALL local accounts and some domain accounts?

I have used a "Allow logon locally" GPO on a few machines to restrict who can use them. It is annoying that I have to create/link a separate GPO for each set of machines/users (Where is item-level ...
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Problems Accessing Windows Security Log

I am currently having trouble accessing the Windows Security EventLog. Here is what I did: wrote myself a little TestApp in C# which tests most granular which parts of the log I am allowed to read ...
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Discovered a “Unix Group\400014” with Full Control over Share Folders. Can't find it in AD

We're using a QNAP NAS in order to host our Shared folders which are accessible to users running Windows 10 workstations on a domain with Windows 2008 R2 servers, as well as some Linux VMs used for ...
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User Group permission for apache website

Apache is running with www-data:www-data I added a user sudo useradd -s /bin/false -d /var/www/dev -m dev and added to www-data group sudo usermod -G www-data --append dev uid=1001(dev) gid=1001(...
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How to copy user permissions in Windows server 2012 r2?

I have windows server 2012 r2 and two storage drive. lest say A and B. I have created users and given files and folder access in drive A but now it is crashed and now I want to give all the same user ...
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List all users with ALL PRIVILEGES in MySQL

I need to find a way to list all database users that have ALL PRIVILILEGES on *.* (all databases and tables). Additionally, it would be great if it could also list only those with GRANT OPTION. My ...
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AWS - custom deny message

Sometime AWS policies evaluate to an authorization deny message, however, our employees don't always understand the reason why. In that cases, displaying a custom message would help a lot. For ...
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Unable to remove security group from OU advance permission due to inheritance + Active directory 2012

I am trying to remove one of the security group which has inherit permission on one of my OU in Active Directory. When i click on remove i get the message " You cant remove xxx group (Domian\xxxgroup) ...
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How do I fix OpenShift permission denied error?

I'm try to run OrientDB docker container in OpenShift. I encounter a permissions error when it tries to deploy. I'm using a Mac. This is the error: /orientdb/bin/server.sh: line 114: can't create /...
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How to create superuser in CentOS 7

I am very new to Linux OS (i've started with CentOS 7), so i was wondering if it's possible to create some sort of super user who will have same privileges as root. By that i mean ability to write + ...
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How to assign previleges on a postgres schema to a user?

pg_hba.conf contains: ... host 10.10.10.10 service_db admin md5 ... Executed the following commands: ###CREATE DB ADMIN sudo -u postgres psql -p 5432 -d postgres -c "CREATE USER 'admin' ENCRYPTED ...
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ssh connects okay from command line but from cron using publickey

To rsync (incremental) from remote server (Centos 6.x) to local client (Ubuntu 18.04) I copied the public key I created from client to server to execute rsync without password. ...
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remote access - restrict accessible user accounts depending on client

I find endless resources on the web explaining well how to restrict access to a computer depending who is trying to log-in. That doesn't allow to control what account will be used to log-in onto the ...
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Sharing folders revokes user permission

I am currently trying to move files from server A to server B. Server A is currently hosting a website, and server is suppose to host it in the future. Server A has a severe firewall, connection ...
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RD Gateway - restrict user account accessibility on target system by client's IP

I have a situation where I need to allow access to user accounts depending on the client's IP. I'm wondering if that can be realized by the means of a RD Gateway and Identity and Access Management. ...
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RDC - allow account depending on computer of requester

The posts Restrict Remote Desktop access to specific users to specific servers in a domain environment? Restrict RDP Access by IP Address explain well how to restrict access to a computer ...
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Gunicorn Permission denied: '/dev/ttyUSB0'

This is my gunicorn config file, with username specification: $ cat /etc/gunicorn.d/wsgi.work CONFIG = { 'working_dir': '/home/ubuntu/workdir', 'user' : 'ubuntu', 'group' : 'ubuntu', 'args': (...
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java.net.UnknownHostException: ambari

I installed Ambari and executed ambari-server setup. When I was asked to Customize user account for ambari-server daemon, I specified the user ambari. Now I want to start Ambari server: ambari-server ...
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setup apache www directory for multiple users over sftp [duplicate]

I have standard Ubuntu 16.04 droplet over digitalocean with LAMP stack. By default I have one user with root privileges (for admin use). I access any directory from root through ssh like with ...
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Customize folder permissions for one group member only - Windows Server 2003

We have a folder to which a security group has full permissions. I would like to limit one group member from deleting files from the folder. Whats the best way to do this without removing the user ...
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Domain Users Unable to Access Home Directory Without Sharing Folder

So I run a windows 2012 r2 for a client with 20-30 employees. I have created a home directory for each person as a means to save data onto the server. However, recently new users that are added are ...
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How to set up secure permissions: Multiple Users & Websites / Apache / www-data

I had my own private VPS that my hosting service managed and now I am switching to a cloud server where I have to manage everything myself. I am trying to mimic their secure setup that they had. On my ...
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'/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (13 “Permission denied”) when accessing the socket as non mysql user

I am trying to connect to local mysql server I use for development The server starts fine, but I can not connect to it as a non-root user. [root@somepc ]# mysql -u [someuser] -p[somepass] ERROR ...
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User in network can't use a batch and vbs scripts

I have number of users under the same group with permissions to run a specific batch script that copies a folder from a Network mapped Drive to the user local drive, but for some reason one new ...
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Windows Server 2008 r2 security permissions [closed]

I hope I've selected the correct StackExchange for this question. I have searched google and StackExchange but haven't been able to find an answer to my question with the search queries used. I ...
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Shared drive, copy permissions to new accounts to view files in old domain server

Ok this is a bit of a hard scenario. We are in the middle of a domain migration, we aren't doing it all at once which means gradually we will move users over at a time. This means that we need to be ...
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How can a user traverse directories to a file but hide all other items while traversing subdirectories Windows server 2012

How can a user traverse folders to a file that he has rights to, but not show other files or directories that he doesn't have rights to while traversing all other directories to get to the specified ...
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Best practices for user account audits in Linux machines

What is a good way to audit the user accounts on a Linux machine? I will like to have a list of users, the folders they can access and the process they are running, so I can pinpoint security risks, ...
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How can I make a directory completely private from a certain user-group?

I'm running an ubuntu 16.04 web server, with both apache and nginx installed I need a setup where certain directories (dir y) are inaccessible (no read, write or execute permissions) to a certain ...
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How to access a directory under document root with new user

I created a new user clientespc under the new group sftpclientes. I want that user to have only access (read/write) to var/pages/example.com/web/uploads. However I can't do that. I guess that's ...
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Can a line in a file in the /etc/sudoers.d directory have multiple users?

I've got the following file setting permissions on my machine: /etc/sudoers.d/myuser This has the following contents: myuser ALL=(myuser) NOPASSWD: ALL I'd like to add a second user to this list, ...
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Scheduled Task in Windows Server 2016, run by non-admin Users

In earlier windows server versions (prior to 2016) it was possible to grant non-admin users the permission to run a scheduled task by doing following steps: Scheduled Task: run under system, execute ...
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visudo + read access to file from non root user

how to access file by visudo from non root user , or other option for example when we change user to hdfs and from user hdfs we want to print the file - file.cfg we get Permission denied how to ...
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Set a default admin ownership to files and folder in share file server Windows Server 2012

I have a File Server on a Windows Server 2012, with a single share-folder with all departments folders inside. The Domain\Administrator is the owner of the root shared folder. Sometimes when a regular ...
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Docker specifying user and group as exec command options

I need to execute some commands from inside a php/php-7.1 container as a special (standard) user and group aka «www-data:www-data» used by php-fpm daemon. www-data exists as both a user and a group ...
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Weird redirection issue on nginx server while directing to index.html

I am trying to deploy a single page application using nginx and here is the configuration below. server { listen 24670 default_server; listen [::]:24670 default_server; server_name ******...
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Owner on CentOS changes to a numeric value after a set time [closed]

I have a CentOS web server that uses Windows Authentication from a 2012 r2 server on the network. Here is my issue: When I log on, all directories ls -l shows: ls -l drwxr-xr-x. 3 jbailey@...
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How to grant full access to a windows drive for a domain user when it became lost

I have a UserAccount: UserAccount123, it is part of the admin group of the local computer. The computer has Windows 7 Enterprise Installed (64bit) and it is part of a domain. The user is a user on ...
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What privileges are needed to restart jenkins successfully from the web interface?

I'm having an issue when I try to restart Jenkins using the web interface (either through http(s)://theserver/restart or http(s)://theserver/saferestart) because Jenkins gets stuck on the screen "...