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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
2. 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
Just I want to know the default settings of security password in AIX there is some changes happened in my machine when I try to change my password I'm getting this message
Changing password for "root"
root's New password:
a minimum of 1 elapsed week between changes.... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Mr.AIX
4. 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
Hello, we are making password setting changes effective for all users on an AIX 5.2 system. Specifically requiring users to use at least one special character in their password. Is there a way to make this change effective for all users in one place, ie the /etc/security/users file? I made the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: zuessh
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, I'm an I.T. auditor and have to validate the password rules/settings (complexity rules, minimum password length, special characters, etc.)within UNIX for a client. In MS AD, i simply ask for a screen shot of the password settings. How can i do this in UNIX? help much appreciated. Also, how can... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: gosmartyjones
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a solaris 8 machine that if I lock the machine and return I can just press enter and it will log back in, this happens with all users on just this machine. Is there a config file or command to put the password in place?
will (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mr Pink
8. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
How can I list the password settings for all the users??
Best regards (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: irasela
9. 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