Authentication is the process of proving your identity to a computer. It differs from authorization, which is the process of granting certain privileges to someone.

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Windows 2012 IIS8 - Windows Authentication or Basic Authentication not available

In the site manager for my WebDAV site some authentication types are missing. There should also be a possibility for Windows Authentication and Basic Authentication. How can I get the missing ...
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Logging in using my old account on windows

My old user was accidentally deleted by my network admin. Luckily, I had the local copy of the user folder which still has all my data. When my account was recreated on the domain, my windows spawned ...
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Prevent Office 365 from requesting phone number

I've been using Office 365 (federated against my domain) for several months.  Recently when I login to http://portal.office.com, the site complains I need to Add information to your account so you ...
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OpenWRT Free WiFI Hotspot Support?

I'm running OpenWRT Barrier Breaker 14.07 on my router, and I'm having some trouble connecting to free WiFi hotspots. It works fine with ethernet connections and connecting to my own broadband, but ...
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How to configure cygwin git to work behind proxy?

I am using Windows 7 x64. I have installed Git for Windows and cygwin's git. These are the installed versions for Git for Windows: user@machine MINGW64 ~ $ uname -a MINGW64_NT-6.1 machine ...
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Can I use the same key for SSH from different clients with the same username?

Situation: One server with SSH daemon. Multiple clients with the user myUser which should connect to the server via SSH. With password based authentication everything is fine. Now I would like to ...
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Windows File & Printer Sharing SMB Public Server - Cannot authenticate

Problem: I am sharing files through Windows File Sharing which uses SMB. I am able to access my files on my private network (192.168.1.x) However I am unable to access them publicly via public IP ...
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what is “deauthentication?”

So if authentication is validating usernames and passwords with an ip address, what is "deauthentication?" I look on google and I don't get the concept of deauthentication. I think its like verifying ...
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Apache +Indexes slow when using external (LDAP) authentication

With libnss-ldap and libpam-ldap I have set up external authentication on my Debian Jessy machine, which works fine. Now I want users to be able to browse some directory using Apache's Options ...
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Using internal and external fingerprintreader for Windows-logon

I have a Dell Latitude E6530 laptop which has an internal fingerprintreader. palmrest-partnumber: dlc-frjy4. The chip is a Broadcom BCM5880 USH driver: Windows7 64bit: Dell ControlVault Driver ...
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HTTPS client “pairing”

I need to restrict usage of a certain site to a limited number of customers. More than that, actually: I would like to allow access from a restricted number of physical devices (Win + Android). This ...
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Two-Factor Authentication for Microsoft Office Document

I have a particularly sensitive Microsoft Office document on my computer (Excel Spreadsheet). I have password protected it, but to feel truly secure, I would like set up two-factor authentication for ...
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Is there a custom authentication provider in Windows 7 Home Premium?

I'd like to have a centralized database of all users within the workgroup, but Windows 7 Home Premium doesn't allow joining a domain. So, I was thinking of using a custom authentication provider ...
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Logging into Cortana changed my windows login password

I had a user account on Windows 10, with a short password because I'm the only user, and then I logged into Cortana with my email account... then I locked my computer -- to log back in my user profile ...
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Reproduce the /etc/shadow passwords

I am trying to manually reproduce a /etc/shadow password hash from the plaintext password and the salt. Let's take as an example the following shadow entry: ...
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Auto-login with Putty.exe

I have Windows 7 running on my PC, and am using Putty.exe to connect to Red-Hat server, somewhere along the network. Usually, I double-click the Putty.exe file, choose a session, and press 'open'. ...
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Authenticate web users against one of two account databases

Given: A Linux server running Apache HTTPD with a few web-based services (Subversion, Trac etc.). A Windows domain with accounts for most of the users that would be using the services. A PostgreSQL ...
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Windows 10 WPA2 enterprise - couldn't connect to network

I have a RADIUS server running (osx server 10.7), which is used to authenticate my wifi network (tenda n60, advancedtomato). Authentication/connection works flawlessly from my mac and android phone, ...
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What is the default username and password for the KUCAM 1080P 2.0?

I just purchased the KUCAM 1080P 2.0 Mega Wireless Wifi IP Security Camera, Night Vision, Plug/Play, Pan/Tilt, ONVIF with Remote Video Surveillance Monitoring, and I'm wondering what the default ...
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Failed to locate: “CL.exe”. Bcrypt errors

Here are my errors: C:\Users\zach\drywall>npm install \ bcrypt@0.8.5 install C:\Users\zach\drywall\node_modules\bcrypt node-gyp rebuild C:\Users\zach\drywall\node_modules\bcrypt>if ...
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Spam Gets Past Gmail Server's Authentication

Below is one spam example I received today in Gmail. The authentication referred to means that a username and password (to use Google's server) were correctly provided by 110.2.164.153 at some point ...
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Ldap auth on mac not showing up with a green circle when on the login screen

I have a openldap server running on a ubuntu server. I cannot authenticate users on my mac with ldap it just shows a red light at the login screen and it said that "Network accounts are unavailable". ...
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Debug or disable sendmail auth=SERVER

It seems like people are sending spam through my mailserver using SMTP server authentication. I’m getting bounces of undelivered mail The bounces contain correct Received: headers from my mail ...
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Errors installing Drywall

I am trying to install drywall and I am getting many errors C:\Users\zach\Desktop\Node.js\drywall\node_modules\bcrypt>if not defined npm_con fig_node_gyp (node "C:\Program ...
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How to find my username and password for my proxy server?

I am trying to get data from URL using Python running on Windows 7. And I get a 404 error. Some more details can be found here. My interpretation of the problem is that the response comes from the ...
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Restrict access in apache except for one URL when using “master file” and mod_rewrite

I successfully applied basic authentication to my entire website but now I want to make an exception for a specific URL pattern. From what I understand, I can use the directive but so far, it isn't ...
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default login for anonymous authentication IIS FTP server

I just installed the IIS FTP server on my machine and selected to use anonymous autentication, it didn't ask any password to use but when open in the browser ftp://localhost it does request an ...
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Enable SCHANNEL Protocols in Windows Registry (Win7 & 2012R2) DisabledByDefault or Enabled?

I have enabled TLS 1.0/1.1/1.2 protocols on my local Win7 machine and 2012R2 server as well as disabled SSL 2.0/3.0 using the registry DWord value DisabledByDefault = 0 based on the following ...
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ssh authentication using kerberos keytab

I've been instructed to ssh into a server using a kerberos ticket. I have a keytab that I extracted using kadmin, but I'm not sure how to use it to authenticate. I've been using ssh for years, but ...
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Do any systems implement a Duress Code? [closed]

We've seen it in the movies. A spy or important government agent uses a special authentication word to not only prove who they are, but also that they are in danger. I have not seen it implemented ...
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ssmtp error 501: Could not decode user and password

Im trying to send email from cron via ssmtp but get the error: Authorization failed (501 Could not decode user and password) ssmtp.conf: root=mail@mydomainname.com mailhub=smtp.zoho.com:465 ...
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How do I tell if a Windows 8.1 Product Keys is an OEM key?

My system has been upgraded multiple times. Latest was upgraded to Windows 8.1 Pro with media center. I would like to move the license. But I am not sure if I have still have an OEM Licensed ...
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SSH Public Key Authentication

I've been having trouble trying to authenticate my macbook air client using ssh to connect to my Raspberry Pi server. Are there any suggestions as to why this isn't working? Things I've tried: ...
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Can't ssh into ec2 box (permission denied) - ECDSA issue

I launched a AWS community Ubuntu 12.04 desktop ec2. I added the host to my ssh config with the identity pem key file to ssh into my ec2. I got the authorized keys public key file from my ec2 and ...
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SSH: Permission Denied in Cygwin, works in Putty

I am trying to SSH into a server, where I do not have root privileges. I don't like using Putty, I prefer Cygwin. I can log into the server using Putty, but using the exact same private key and typing ...
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Private/Public Key Authentication for Windows Remote desktop

Does anything exist for Windows RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol) that is similar to SSH (in Linux) Public/Private key authentication (Instead of leaving normal password authentication open)? I'm finding ...
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Jenkins User Credentials Not Showing In Project

So I have Jenkins-CI running with the Credentials, Credentials Binding, and Git plugins, and first what I did in order to authenticate Git with the remote repository, is I added credentials to the ...
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Chrome 45 does not display authentication dialog

I've set up a website with basic HTTP authentication. If I go there with IE 11 or Firefox 38, I get the expected dialog asking for credentials. If I attempt to go there with Chrome 45, it immediately ...
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The mobile phone users don't generate an audit logon event on the AD

I need to see the users who are logged in to wifi- staff using mobile phones. Currently I only can see the IP address of them not the Username. All of them are authenticated users.Is this a possible ...
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Logon event on the AD

How to generate a audit logon event on the AD for smart phone users? Is it possible. In my office wife- staff network, smart phone users are only showing by the IP address and can't find the user ...
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Use Jenkins plugin in tuleap when Jenkins use LDAP Authentication

I want to use Tuleap(Jenkins/hudson plugin in tuleap) and Jenkins with ldap Authentication by default when i disable Jenkins Authentication every thing work and integration is ok but when i activate ...
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Enabling MFA in Windows 7

How does one set on Windows 7 that you have to login with 2 methods? For example, first time with your password and then you are forced to use fingerprint or smart card ... and after that your PC will ...
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See jenkins static content without authentication

Within current jenkins, I use Matrix-based security and Extended E-Mail Notification Plugin When receiving HTML emails on builds (build notifications), my mail client is not able to display static ...
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Slow Authentication on Arch Linux using NSLCD and Windows AD

I recently built a Arch Linux server that authenticates using NSLCD connecting to Windows AD. The authentication works, but there is a long delay (approx 10 seconds) between entering a password and ...
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Is there an open source implementation of an 802.1X authenticator?

I'm aware of Xsupplicant, but it seems to only implement the "client" side of the handshake. The authenticator side, which handles the other side of the EAPOL handshake, and interfaces to RADIUS ...
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NGINX client cert authentication in Pydio

Let me explain my problem. I've a Pydio setup with NGINX as webserver.(https://github.com/kdelfour/pydio-docker) I've some client certs. They work. A part of my config (added part) looks like follow: ...
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change login time/date on Linux

Is it possible to 'backdate' a login time on a Linux server by changing the date? For example, I just ran lastlog on one of my servers and included in the expected records was this: root ...
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System wide authenticated proxy when http_proxy=http://<user>:<pass>@<host> fails?

I've set HTTP_PROXY and HTTPS_PROXY variables system-wide, however when opening lynx I get: Alert!: Proxy authorisation required -- retrying Which then prompts: Username for 'LDAP_UCC' at proxy ...
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Linux/Unix authentication via Active Directory across Networks?

I have two networks, one contains the Windows AD the other contains Unix/Linux clients of all kind. There is a Linux machine which has a NIC in both networks. I'd like to authenticate the unixoid ...
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Can't connect using ssh keys to dropbear

I have two pair of (same) embedded device that runs linux. I have setup the same ssh key on both. I can connect to one using that key but the 2nd machine still ask for password. Obviously I am doing ...