Re: SQL SA password

From: Stephen J. Friedl (steve@unixwiz.net)
Date: 02/15/02


Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2002 08:52:34 -0800
To: focus-ms@securityfocus.com
From: "Stephen J. Friedl" <steve@unixwiz.net>

At 01:25 PM 2/14/2002, RICH ROHRICH wrote:
>Anyone know of a way to retrieve or break the SA password for a SQL
>database on a Windows2000 server. We accidently locked ourselves out of a
>box. If I should post this elsewhere please let me know.

I had to do this with Sybase, and it ought to work the same for MS-SQL:

"Hacking Sybase for the NT Administrator"
http://www.unixwiz.net/techtips/hack-sybase.html

Steve
Stephen J. Friedl / Software Consultant / Tustin, CA / 714-544-6561