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Will SSRS User rights be over-ridden by Windows account?

If a Reporting Services user group has all rights on SRS Report Server folder, and one of the group member's Windows Account has been added to the folder with Browse only, will SQL server cause that ...
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access denied when mysql to localhost using public ip

I would like to use the command below to connect to my Mac's local database (xx.xxx.xxx.xxx is the Mac's ip address) mysql -u cgao -h xx.xxx.xxx.xxx -p and I got the error message: ERROR 1045 ...
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workbench failed to connect — ssh

What are the connection parameters? How do I confirm each value? Workbench error: Lost connection to MySQL server at 'reading initial communication packet', system error: 0 I can easily ...
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Database design of role permission on resource

I have this database design to manage resources, roles and permissions. role_permission.permission contains an integer as combination of many privileges. The value are power of 2. For example: 2 ...
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Oracle remote OS authentication, security risks with domain users

What security risks can be with domain users? create user "OPS$KA\USERNAME" identified externally. grant create session to "OPS$KA\MARIK"; Then MARIK that is in KA domain, can logon to the ...
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user rights validation inside stored procedure?

You have an application with a Users table, and the Users table has various columns to indicate what rights a User has within the application. Ignoring for the purposes of this question what should ...
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How to grant rights for a user in DB2 Express?

I have installed DB2 Express on a PC. My user is not an administrator user, however as far as i know, it is possible to grant a user rights, so he can create/delete/modify a database. I have ...
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How to avoid large joins when determining which rows a user is authorized for?

Typical wep app situation: you have logged in users querying for resources exposed through an API. As a hypothetical example, company administrators quering for their employees' time sheets: company ...
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PostgreSQL: permission denied for relation

I'm a bit confused about setting permissions in PostgreSQL. I have these roles: List of roles Role name | Attributes | Member of ...
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Why database diagrams are not working when domain account is attached to database owner?

I was trying to use Database diagrams is SQL Server and got following error: Database diagram support objects cannot be installed because this database does not have a valid owner. To continue, first ...
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How to implement an effective ACL/auth in a relational db?

We are looking at implementing an ACL that fulfills the following requirements: Most users have access to an item (access to the item by default), but a few is denied access. Most users do not have ...
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MySQL Views Authorization

Questions: Is there a way, using SQL, to identify how many views are in the database per user? How can you authorize/deny users access to delete views created by another user?
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How to hide metadata from Postgres users?

I need to provide views-only access to some subset of a database, for use by report-writing tools. It's easy enough to use permissions to prevent access to the data in the underlying tables, but I ...
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Is it possible to specify Active Directory username and password in connection string?

My organization uses Active Directory to control access to our databases. Building web applications and as part of our CI process I would like to specify the credentials in the connection string. Is ...
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Transferring concepts - users/groups/permissions of db objects from mysql to postgresql

This seemed like a better fit here than stackoverflow, so here goes: I've been using mysql for a while since on most of the cheap webhosts it is the provided database. However, now I've started ...
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MySQL LDAP authentication

Is LDAP authentication and authorization in MySQL possible? What are the requirements (MySQL version, third-party software etc.)? How it's organized? Thanks.