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Sign In Credentials

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AnnaSIM
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Sign In Credentials

Hello Forum , 

I have a question , 

Which protocols using the sign in credentials option? 

i haven't found it in the user guide, 

I have a lack of  understanding how the sign in credentials option works in general ,

Thanks in advance ! 

 

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Andrew_Haak
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Re: Sign In Credentials

Sign-in credentials are used by all objects that respond to the following protocols: WBEM, WSMAN, and SSH. (not sure on WSMAN as i don't use this protocol)

So the problem i see with this that Windows credentials are also tried on Linux and ESX servers, so i set credentials in Discovery jobs instead of in the general settings. People complained that the logging on server get spammed with wrong credentials like Windows credentials on Linux/ ESX server and root accounts on Windows servers.

Kind regards,

Andrew