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1. Forum Support Area for Unregistered Users & Account Problems
I was unable to login and so used the "Forgotten Password' process. I was sent a NEWLY-PROVIDED password and a link through which my password could be changed. The NEWLY-PROVIDED password allowed me to login.
Following the provided link I attempted to update my password to one of my own... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Rich Marton
I was looking for a good list of words to exclude people from using as passwords, i.e. those that could be guessed easily. I'm working through a whole bunch of suggestions from skullsecurity.org, but I managed to find this page that seems to suggest I have more options than I thought. :b:
I... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rbatte1
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
We send *.csv with sensitive data to our customers. Our customers open those files with Excel.
A new requirement is that we password protect those CSV files.
I thought to pack them with ZIP and assign a password to the archive.
But Solaris 10 can't encrypt ZIP files.
$ zip -P... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: slashdotweenie
I have a few Sol 5.9 servers and i have enabled password less authentication between them for my user ID. Often i have found that when my password has expired,the login fails.
Resetting my password reenables the keys.
Do i need to do something to avoid this scenario or is this... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Renjesh
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to scripting now i want to change the root password using the script with standard password.
which is the easy scripting to learn for the beginner, Thanks in advance. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kurva
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I m using linux pam library for user and its password authentication.
I m creating new user and giving its password.I m giving password of 10 characters.now when I login in as that newly created user its ask me
$ su - ram
You are required to change your password immediately... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: amitpansuria
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Using Solaris 9 and 10.
What we want to do is set up global rules for our password files to restrict all users, not only new ones set up with the rules but also the ones that have been sitting on the system for years.
Is there a global way to force all users to change their password every 90... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: LordJezo
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm tasked to change a user's password on multiple Linux systems (RH v3). I though copying the encrypted password from one Linux /etc/shadow file to another would work but I was wrong.
The long term solution is to establish an openLDAP Directory service, but for now I'm stuck with a manual... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: benq70