Re: can anyone help?

From: Col (col@pure-productions.com)
Date: 06/11/02


From: "Col" <col@pure-productions.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2002 10:06:52 +0100

Thanks Steve- that's what I needed to know.
Much appreciated for your assistance.

Cheers

Col

"Steve" <me@here.ca> wrote in message
news:Xns922676388EED6putsomethingherenow@132.246.162.2...
> "Col" <col@pure-productions.com> wrote in
> news:adl6t8$4uo$1@dennis.cc.strath.ac.uk:
>
> > Hi,
> > I have a laptop- no longer networked- however it once was.
> >
> > It runs NT4.0 spk 5.0
> >
> > I log in using usersid is "mackie"
> > the password is football.
> > the domain is Moffice
> >
> > It isnt administrator.
> >
> > The admin password I do not know.
> >
> > So when I used L0phtcrack to find it out- L0phtcrack finds the admin
> > password but doesnt show the User "mackie" at all. Like it does not
> > exist. So how come I can log in with that account?
> >
> > The domain of the laptop is not Moffice, but Vfenny.... I dont know how
> > the "mackie" password is valid!
> >
> > Can someone please explain this to me?
> >
> > Cheers
> >
> > C
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
>
> Hello C,
>
> NT can be set to use "cached credentials" so that when a computer
> cannot find a domain controller, it is still possible for the user
> to get into a machine they normally have right to.
>
> This is commonly setup this way on notebooks as they can quite easily
> not be connected to the main network.
>
> A full description of this can be found at Microsoft top 10 questions:
> http://www.microsoft.com/technet/treeview/default.asp?url=/TechNet/columns
> /questions/03-15-00.asp
>
> Cheers,
>
> Steve