Re: Password Lookup Script/Page

From: Scott Wilhelm (swilhelm_at_sllboces.org)
Date: 09/16/03


Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2003 09:51:13 -0400


Hey Rogue! How's it hanging?

It was worth a shot :) You know how the end users are. One BOCES to
another...they're still not very keen on things :)

BTW, nice new website. Kudos to Mike & Tony.

Scott

"Roger Kocher" <admin@oswegoboces.org> wrote in message
news:9d44590f.0309151708.3ab3435b@posting.google.com...
> Scotty too hotty...you still get no respect! You can't look up
> passwords. I thought I taught you better!
>
>
> "Scott Wilhelm" <swilhelm@sllboces.org> wrote in message
news:<OzqZDs7eDHA.2748@TK2MSFTNGP11.phx.gbl>...
> > As far as the proper newsgroup, I figured since I was going for a web
app,
> > or script, that IIS Security would be appropriate....wouldn't you think?
> >
> >
> > "Jeff Cochran" <jcochran.nospam@naplesgov.com> wrote in message
> > news:3f6f01ff.1142865083@msnews.microsoft.com...
> > > On Mon, 15 Sep 2003 10:58:18 -0400, "Scott Wilhelm"
> > > <swilhelm@sllboces.org> wrote:
> > >
> > > >I'm trying to create a password lookup for users who'll authenticate
to
> > the
> > > >network & be within an administrative group. I'm experienced w/ ADSI
&
> > > >VBScript, although I can't figure out how to access the LDAP for the
> > > >password.
> > > >
> > > >Would anyone be able to point me towards a script or resource in
which I
> > can
> > > >get some help figuring this out?
> > >
> > > 1) Ask in appropriate newsgroups, not every one under the sun.
> > >
> > > 2) Don't multi-post, ask your question once.
> > >
> > > 3) You can't.
> > >
> > > 4) Although you see utilities that appear to do this, you can't.
> > >
> > > 5) There are two options -- Authenticate to Windows security or
> > > program your own security functions.
> > >
> > > 6) If you choose the latter, you can store whatever password you want
> > > in whatever form you want and retrieve it however you want. If you
> > > choose the former, you must authenticate to Windows, you can't use
> > > your own mechanism. That means the Windows Logon.
> > >
> > > Jeff