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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am facing an Issue with a particular Unix Account ( ie a particular Userid) getting LOCKED everyday between 7:30am and 8:00am. The Password associated with this particular Account has been setup such that it should never Expire at all but it does LOCK the Account after more than 3 failed... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: pchegoor
I am facing strange problem where after three failed login attempt user password must be locked. Actually what is happening, when I take the putty session of the server & enter user name on the prompt at the login prompt & then press enter to enter the password at this time when I checked the... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: sb200
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How do i list all locked account in my linux distributiion
I have tried
passwd -S -a
but it seems to not working .
My distribution details.
# lsb_release -a
LSB Version: :core-3.1-ia32:core-3.1-noarch:graphics-3.1-ia32:graphics-3.1-noarch
Distributor ID: OracleVMserver... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: pinga123
I have enable Account lock for failed login attempts.
I have configured
To lock an account if it make multiple incorrect attempts to login to Solaris 10 server.
I can see the account gets locked in /etc/shadow.
I would like to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: menonk
i have ussers cannot change their passwords, neither can root change the user's password.
O.S. Solaris 8
up−to−date on security patchaes as far as I know.
Examples (names have been changed to protect the guilty):
User logged on:
passwd: Changing password for <user>... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: raziayub
we have a user name "Test1" that account is alwyas locked out. The user has been used to many servers to ftp a file from the main server. i already increase the MaxStartups to 99. And still after how many days account will locked. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: invinzin21
I knew I had had seen this somewhere:Q: How can I re-enable my root account when I typed in my password wrong 3 times and the account got disabled?
A: When your HP-UX system is in the more secure "trusted system" mode, your account is automatically disabled after
you have entered your password... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Perderabo
I've been using linux/unix now only for a couple of months and was doing ok until about 30 minutes ago...
I needed to reboot into my windows 2000 partition, so, in a terminal I typed:
shutdown -r now
which duly rebooted the PC for me. On getting to the OS selection screen I... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: alarmcall
I'am set the root account locked ON, using smitty, so I can't login or su with root user in my AIX system, some one can help me to unlock root account login ???,
3004-301 Your account has been locked; please see the system administrator.
3004-501 Cannot su to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Maker
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi Every one
I disable the root account entering wrong password for many time
How can I enable the root account
I am using Tru64 Unix V4.0G
Thank you (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Syed_45