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windows authentication inheritance



We're using a single account to authenticate to windows hosts. When adding a sensor to a device requiring windows authentication (event log via API) the inherited authentication info fails(locks the account out). If I then enter the authentication info into the parent to the sensor (host) and block the inheritance it works fine. The password is alpha-numeric plus _ (underscore). Naturally this generates a large amount of alerts when the account gets locked!! Any advice?

authentication inheritance windows

Created on Nov 13, 2014 1:25:32 AM

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What exactly do you mean with locks the account out ? Could you please elaborate?

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Created on Nov 17, 2014 12:18:10 PM by  Felix Saure [Paessler Support]

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