Getting Unable to authenticate to Secure DNC error in Predator DNC
Unable to send to a Windows Based CNC control. Looking in Predator DNC logs, "Unable authenticate to Secure DNC Failed to initialize clientSocket for Login. Socket Message:SDncSocket:InitializeClientSocket:Unable to establish connection port 8190"
Usually, a network connectivity issue or the Secure DNC executable is not running on the control.
- Try to ping the control to check for connectivity.
- If you cannot ping the control, fix the connectivity before proceeding
- If you can ping the control, check Windows task manager to make sure psdnc.exe is running.
- If it is not running, go to "C:\Predator" and start it or reboot the machine and try again
- If it is running, reboot the machine and try again
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