Re: mssql password file

From: BRaTaX CK (bratax@pandora.be)
Date: 10/25/02


From: "BRaTaX CK" <bratax@pandora.be>
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2002 08:06:41 GMT


Thanks a lot BP Margolin.
Now that I know about the location of the file, and about the fact that the
passwrds are encrypted, I feel a lot safer in using mssql.

Cya,

bratax

"BP Margolin" <bpmargo@attglobal.net> schreef in bericht
news:#Sq5qJ5eCHA.2532@tkmsftngp09...
> bratax,
>
> SQL Server passwords are stored in the syslogins system table in the
master
> database. The passwords are encrypted.
>
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> BP Margolin
> Please reply only to the newsgroups.
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> "BRaTaX CK" <bratax@pandora.be> wrote in message
> news:N2Vt9.176708$8o4.28295@afrodite.telenet-ops.be...
> > Heya
> >
> > I got a little (stupid) question..
> > I'm new to mssql, and I was wondering where the password file is located
> (I
> > want to try some things out to learn more about the program).
> > I'm using mssql7 on winnt5 (iis).
> >
> > Thanks a lot in advance,
> >
> > bratax
> >
> >
>
>