A password is a collection of characters that is used, usually in conjunction with a username, as a means of authentication.

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Active Directory Self Service Password Reset

I have a large group of AD users and I need to provide them with a method for changing their own password in case they forget them. I am looking a third party self password reset application to enable ...
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Are passwords sent via a bash script retrievable?

As part of running a backup script for a linux server, I have commands like mysqldump within a bash script which contain the mysql root password, and certain ftp server passwords. Are these ...
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How to manually start and re-start Apache with mod_wsgi powering a password protected Python WSGI app?

I'm working on a project where I have to meet some regulatory requirements that require at least 3 out of 5 authorized users to start a backend web service that handles very sensitive information ...
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Passwordless psexec on windows

I'm looking at deployment options at the moment. I'm using Jenkins on a Windows machine to control deployment to multiple remote Windows servers. The deployment involves executing a batch script on ...
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How can I trace the source of repeated account lockout against Exchange server?

I have an AD user account that is being repeatedly and frequently locked out, I have been able to trace the lockout to the Exchange server CAS array. However I am at a loss as to how to continue the ...
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How can I bulk reset windows service passwords across a service farm?

My company supports a number of windows services which use integrated security/windows authentication to manage their connections to the database. So these windows service all run with a special ...
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Migrate user from old Fedora (2) to new (14) instance - 32bit to 64bit, /etc/shadow difference

I've followed the guide going around about migrating linux user accounts over to a new system. All seemed to go ok, I didn't toast the /etc/passwd or /etc/shadow files and home directories look ...
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openQRM nagios password reset

Right so, basically the story is that to test a XenServer environment from citrix I deployed a openQRM install from SVN to a ubuntu 10.4 install (on a ESX Environment) All went well installs, I can ...
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Password reset is not working

I am using krb5 authentication to authenticate users in my machine. I am trying to change my password using passwd command but it failed. ~:$ passwd ~:$ Changing Password for bharathi ~:$ Kerberos 5 ...
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Password Rules histsize Ineffective for Some Users

We're trying to deploy a tightened password policy on an AIX 5.3: Users are not allowed to reused last 24 passwords. So, I change histsize from the previous value from 5 to 24 in /etc/security/user, ...
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PowerVault MD3000 Password Reset Console Password

I need to reset the password on a Dell PowerVault MD3000. I have the necessary password reset cable and am able to get to the point where I am prompted for the "password from Dell Technical Support" ...
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Smartcard Sharepoint Password prompt

I work in an organization that uses smartcard login. Passwords are not be used. When opening an attachment in Sharepoint, we are prompted with a username/password dialog. Clicking cancel will allow ...
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using Merak password policy with Plesk

i have a problem when creating a mailbox with plesk on icewarp merak mail server latest version, when i enable the password policy,i need that because when i enable enable just dictionary on plesk it ...
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Backup and Reset Windows VPS password

We do have an option like "Password Reset disk" for desktops. I like to know is there any similar option available for Windows VPS other than contacting the service provider control panel? I like to ...
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Error # 1045 - Cannot Log in to MySQL server -> phpmyadmin

We have installed PHPMyAdmin on a windows machine running IIS 7.0. We are able to connect to MySQL using command-line, But we are not able to connect using PHPMyAdmin. The error displayed is: Error ...
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Is it possible to change freeswitch user password on hot?

Is it possible to change freeswitch user password on hot? I mean I have freeswitch running and wish to change 1000's password from 1234 to something else without restarting freeswitch? I an changing ...
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“svn: Cannot negotiate authentication mechanism” for OSX CLI and WinXp TortoiseSVN, but linux CLI works

I had a working subversion server which used the passwd file which stores passwords in clear text. My requirements changed so that passwords now need to be encrypted. I did everything according to ...
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WLST in Weblogic 8.1

I'm creating a script to change weblogic passwords. For our WL 9.2 servers, I doing this via the WLST using a simple .py script. However, for our WL 8.1 servers I'm unable to start WLST and run the ...
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password protect apache vhost + reverse proxy

I wish to create a password protected vhost for selected clients (clients.mysite.com) We have a windows reverse proxy with some vhosts (www, static, secure). I am not using htaccess files as this is ...
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password protected directory causing 401 errors for flash uploader

I have quite a basic setup <Directory "/var/www/example.com/public"> AuthType Basic AuthName "Restricted Access AuthUserFile /etc/httpd/conf/users Require valid-user ...
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(windows) reset or change username & password for a login to another computer (samba/linux) on the LAN

When you open up the 'Network' window on windows, and you see computers and or network shares for the workgroup, well, I accidentally input the wrong username / password for the computer it is ...
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MOSS 2007 credential prompt x3 followed by a blank web page

So I've spent most of the day trying to figure out why a MOSS 2007 site hosted on one of our servers will display fine to some client computers while others get prompted for username/password three ...
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Does redhat5 servers support md5 encrypted passwords?

We need to integrate all our systems but we are still running redhat5 based systems. It is terribly hard to fond documnatation on that on the 'net. The systems which still use rh52 have the man ...
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Roaming profile is not loaded when user's password expires and is changed

Our password policy makes users change pw every 30 days, when this happens they sometimes find they are logged on with a local profile and none of their settings. This generally only happens when the ...
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EC2 Password expire dont have previous password

Our server guys setup a password expire policy but never set a password for the default user now the password has expired but I am unable to change it as it asks for the current password which we dont ...
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Restrict access to a subdomain with web.config on IIS7?

I need to password protect a "dev" subdomain on a server with the web.config file on IIS7. I don't have access to anything besides the files and web.config, so I can't install modules or anything else ...
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How to create KeyStorePass in server.password In jboss

I am using Jboss4.2.2 configuration for Configured Identity with Password Based Encryption (PBE) can you any one tell me about what is use of server.password ,and how to creaed it. ...
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Trust relationship failure with RODC

I have numerous servers that sit in a DMZ which has an RODC in it as well. As you probably know, the machine passwords will change after a certain amount of time. After which I have to disjoin-rejoin ...
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Passwordless public key is not working

this is my fist help ask here despite being a daily reader in order to learn. I am working on a Unix environment (both Solaris and Aix servers) and my public key suddenly stopped working after ...
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Windows - user must change password on next logon: “current password” and “new password” boxes do not appear

I have a SBS2011 domain and Windows 7 laptops. I created a user on the domain, set a temporary password and ticked the box to force the user to change password at next logon. Sit at the user's desk ...
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AuthType Digest Realm Password White Space Issue

I have an issue where I am trying to set a test directory to authenticate using the AuthType Digest. I have been able to successfully complete this but only when the AuthName of .htaccess is one ...
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How to change IBM WebSphere Network deployment passwords?

How i can change the following for IBM WebSphere Network Deployment : 1- Deployment Manager Administrative console password 2- Application Server Password Note : OS is UNIX-AIX
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Log in successful in MySQL but fail in phpMyAdmin

I'm having a problem with my MySQL / phpMyAdmin couple. I can log in MySQL but when I try to log in phpMyAdmin the error returned is "#2000 Cannot log in to the MySQL Server" . I'm running Windows ...
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ssh accepts only the half password

my passwort for login into ssh has 16 characters. but I can login if I only type the first 8 carachters of the password ... I did this in /etc/login.defs: PASS_MAX_DAYS 99999 PASS_MIN_DAYS 0 ...
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How do I manually perform a password check using AIXpert?

One of the AIXpert tools is to perform a check of the root password against a dictionary (usually /etc/security/aixpert/dictionary/English). If I want to run this check manually, how would I do it? ...
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Tomcat 7.0.16 not accepting password for webapp

I am trying to set up Tomcat to password protect an entire webapp, but when I get the password prompt, it's not accepting the username/password I'm providing to it (just keeps prompting for the ...
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OpenLDAP, SASL and non-cleartext password storage

I'm working on a setup where postfix and cyrus-imap do proxy authorization against openldap (my setup is here http://1nw.eu/!cD ). I love this solution, it's a lot more elegant that using saslauthd. ...
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How to reset password on Kyocera FS-1920 printer

We are using this model in an office network environment with MacbookPros running Snow Leopard 10.6.7, the printer is connected by cable to a wifi router, we can print through wireless connection and ...
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auto-reset of cpanel passwords every month

I am wondering is there away to automatically every calendar month reset all the cpanel account passwords on a VPS server? I have WHM and cPanel, I am worried about our sites being attacked, and ...
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ProFTPd mod_sftp mod_sftp_sql

I am working on Ubuntu 12.04 I have setup a ProFTPd service with SSL/TLS, virtual users stored in a MySQL database and quota (mod_tls, mod_sql, mod_sql_mysql, mod_quotatab, mod_quotatab_sql). It works ...
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Where does ISPConfig store the MySQL credentials?

I need to know where ISPConfig keeps the rest of its MySQL credentials So, we reset the root MySQL password, and ever since, whenever I try to install wordpress via ISPConfig , it gives me ...
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Pam password policy not working for root

I was following this guide (http://xmodulo.com/2013/12/set-password-policy-linux.html) for setting up pam and password for policy for CentOS. Everything works great except the root or any user's ...
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Can somebody read the challenge password value from client.key, if he get my client.key file?

Can somebody read the challenge password value from client.key if he get my client.key file? This is about easy-rsa, it comes with OpenVPN
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In Windows, how to emulate passing encrypted password into /etc/shadow file to change local user's password?

Trying to automate updating a local account's password on a windows 2008R2 host. On my RH boxes, I can generate password as an encrypted MD5 string and just shove it into the /etc/shadow file. I can ...
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How do change the default JMS broker password in OpenMQ

For security reasons, I need to change the default password of a OpenMQ JMS broker. The broker is running in a Glassfish cluster so I can't use the imqusermgr command line tool. I haven't found any ...
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Findout password after connecting with WPS ?

I have a Cisco router and generated random password for it. I have connected my android mobile with WPS switch. is there any way to find out the password ?
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Passwords imported from SQLite to MySQL don't work

When importing an SQLite database into MySQL I have repeatedly encountered the problem that encrypted passwords (even when copied manually) do not work anymore. Everything else works fine, but all ...
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Samba password not persisting

I have a samba on debian setup with the following smb.conf [global] workgroup = WORKGROUP # Debug logging information log level = 2 max log size = 50 debug timestamp = yes ...
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Creating a Password reset disk on Windows server 2008 R2 using an external hard drive

I started creating a reset password disk on my windows 2008 r2 server using an external hard drive which I have formated. The process starts as follows=- -Go to start -Open control panel -Go to ...
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Users passwords are not remembered in Outlook with Exchange 2010 SP2 server

When I am setting up users accounts on their client machines, the inserted password just won't get remembered, even though the check has been set in "Remember password" The clients are both Outlook ...