Re: Checking passwords?

From: sql beginner (join_at_mail.ee)
Date: 10/22/04


Date: Fri, 22 Oct 2004 15:14:55 +0300

yeah, I agree now...

"Dave" <noone@nowhere.com> wrote in message
news:uuqig7CuEHA.3320@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
> i don't think you can, and even if you could you would still end up trying
> to explain the same thing to every user who had a weak password. the
proper
> way to do this is to set a password complexity policy for the domain and
> then force all existing passwords to expire so the users have to set a new
> proper password.
>
> "sql beginner" <join@mail.ee> wrote in message
> news:%23rzIbo$tEHA.948@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
> > I must check user passwords on my company, because it is possible that
> they
> > use same words for username and password. some of them are sitting in
> > intranet, the others in country behind a firewall which makes port
> > forwarding to user computer to access computer remotely.
> > of course I have administrator rights and can login and check them
> manually
> > but I want to do it silently because I must check ca 150 computers and a
> lot
> > of more users so it takes too many time to explain the reason for
> everybody
> > How can I make it quicker?
> >
> > Veiko
> >
> >
>
>