Questions tagged [privileges]

In computing, privilege is defined as the delegation of authority over a computer system. A privilege is a permission to perform an action.

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Remove a file that resists deletion with admin privileges (Gamespy Comrade)

I had the program Gamespy Comrade installed in my PC by Steam as parts of the requirements for some video game that I'm not using anymore. Gamespy has folded in 2013 and the program hasn't been ...
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View / backup files and folders when running as administrator without changing permissions on them

I'd like to archive a windows.old folder off of my system to save space but don't have permissions to some of the folders in it, even when running as administrator or when running as system (using ...
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How can usual user access to /dev/sda file

My OS is Debian9 and I need use command smartctl in my script to get some hard drive info. But due to usual user have some special environment variable, I can't execute this script by sudo. So I ...
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Setting administrator privileges

I need to get adminstrative privileges from a user account. Running osx seirra running version 10.12.6. I have six accounts on my MacBook for me and my family. One is adminstrative the rest are for ...
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Windows Server 2012 Restrict Admin Access/Forbid Access to Folder

We have a team of developers having a server for running simple batch jobs. Everyone has admin access to the server. Now we got to the situation when we need to have only 4 guys having access to a ...
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Run alien with setuid instead of sudo?

I tried to set up alien so it runs with root privileges, without requiring sudo. It looks like this: -rwsr-sr-x. 1 root root 16544 Feb 7 2018 /usr/bin/alien Trying the same thing with whoami ...
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Delay privilege separation in openSSH

This question is about delaying the privilege separation in openSSH. This is what I have learned from: Privilege Separated OpenSSH Monitor process spawns unprivileged process for network processing (...
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Privileges during system startup

I've got an application, which is starting during system startup (probably it is started by windows service, but I can't check it). Sometimes it can't start, and Windows gives me an message Windows ...
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Enable Always Ask Before Opening this Type of File in Windows 10

I recently downloaded and wanted to install whatsup app on my pc. But when the exe file started with prompt to run it or not i mistakenly unchecked "Always Ask Before Opening this Type of File" :/. ...
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FTP user privileges

I need to create a user, who will be used solely for uploading files to FTP server on my windows 10 machine. Which user rights assignments and security options shall I give to this account in secpol....
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Unable to grant privileges to user in mysql

For some reason, I've had all of my privileges revoked on my user account for MySQL. I can't even allow myself to reset any of my privileges. I also don't have root access, so I feel I'm in a deadlock....
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Which computer needs SeRemoteShutdownPrivilege to shut down a remote system?

Say, if I want to shut down a remote computer 2 from my computer 1 using a tool like shutdown.exe. I keep reading that this requires SeRemoteShutdownPrivilege. What I am not clear about is which ...
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Is it possible to gain administrative rights under a domain in W10 while having local admin privilages?

I'm still trying to get the hang of Windows accounts under a DOMAIN but i have some security questions. From my experience it seems that in a machine local users and domain users are completely ...
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Sudoers Command

I can't understand the difference in this two command's USER ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: ALL AND USER ALL=(OTHERUSER) NOPASSWD: ALL Can anyone explain the () change? Thanks
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Same cmd command returns different results for different users

I am typing this same command from two different accounts: query process <process name>.exe /server:<server name> From account A, it returns the list of processes on the server as ...

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