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What's an efficient way to change my 200+ account passwords?

I have a lot of online accounts, web services, and so on -- personal as well as business -- so obviously(?) I use a password manager to handle them all. Specifically I use Lastpass but my question ...
0
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0answers
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Reset Enable password ASA 5505 via ASDM

I have an ASA firewall setup, but i have forgot the enable password; I have the admin password anyway. I am not trying to reset password using rommon; Please dont suggest confreg break I saw an user ...
0
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1answer
26 views

Recover Firefox password files from backup

I recently set my Firefox (actually Iceweasel 24.3.0) master password and promptly forgot it. Before I set the master password I made a backup of my homedir and want to recover the password files ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

How to lock a unlocked GNOME Keyring?

A password prompt is offered to unlock the GNOME Keyring when I login to my user account. I was wondering how to lock the keyring back in the same session it was unlocked? (I understand that I can ...
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2answers
99 views

Is it dangerous to write down passwords? [closed]

I have a list of passwords for some sites I use on an Excel spreadsheet (no macros or anything in it). I've read many places (online and offline) to "remember your password or write it down in a safe ...
9
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7answers
366 views

firefox: remember passwords for all sites

When logging in on some websites, these sites don't offer (I suspect intentionally) to remember passwords. This happens not only on public websites, but also in my intranet (remote web consoles, Dell ...
1
vote
0answers
70 views

How secure is PasswordBox?

There is a fairly recent newcomer called PasswordBox on the market as a password manager. I've read through their documentation, and although it sounds like it should be secure, I have been unable to ...
1
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2answers
230 views

How to use password managers without using the clipboard?

I use Keepass, but to type the passwords I need to copy them to the clipboard, which makes the password vulnerable to interception. I see that equivalent applications for android avoid this issue by ...
0
votes
1answer
89 views

Server-based password management tool

I've been using KeePassX for password storage for a long time, however, now I have some specific needs it can't handle. So I'm looking for a tool that can do this: Runs as server-side application ...
0
votes
2answers
90 views

Firefox no longer prompting to remeber password after having cleared them

I had changed my password for sites I visited (possibly I didn't click the "update" button the next time I logged on) and had to remove all passwords in the security tab. Now Firefox never asks me to ...
1
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2answers
81 views

Password Expiration in active directory

In the domain of our organisation there is a server, which has "password max age" enabled, which forces the users to regulary change their passswords. The Server seems to cache the old passwords, so ...
0
votes
1answer
916 views

Pam Tally Linux to ban users from wrong passwords

I have a major problem with a fedora distribution (17). I don't know how to set up /etc/pam.d/system-auth in order to ban a user after he/she writes the password wrong (3 times) I have read ...
3
votes
3answers
126 views

How to store passwords [closed]

I want to know what the best way is to store secret information (like passwords, passcodes, and ssh keys). Should it be stored on the computer or written down for a home/office use? What is the best ...
1
vote
1answer
109 views

Is there a way to share passwords among multiple users without others knowing the password itself

We have a team of developers who need to access the mysql production server, but they should not have access to the password. I am looking for a mechanism where they can copy the password into the ...
0
votes
2answers
67 views

Are there any password management tools which can be managed via the web [closed]

We currently use keepass but we are looking for a web based password manager. Are there any known free / commercial tools.
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3answers
116 views

How do I sync passwords with fellow sysadmin?

I am working in a place, where we are two superusers, and several servers, and other things that needs passwords. We share workrelated passwords 100%. -but we would like to safely be able to sync ...
3
votes
1answer
156 views

A password manager that doesn't require password database

I use a self-made password manager that generates strong passwords based on one strong key and easily rememberable strings for each website/account. The basic principle can be most easily conveyed by ...
0
votes
1answer
406 views

Chrome not asking for proxy password

I told Chrome not to save my proxy password, thinking that, this way, it would ask me for the password every time I launch it, but this is not happening. How can Google Chrome authenticate me even if ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

How to save Microsoft account password in Windows 8 Remote Desktop?

With two Windows 8 PCs not on a domain, with a common Microsoft account present on each, it is easy to Remote Desktop between the two. The correct username is filled in for you; only the Microsoft ...
1
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1answer
179 views

Unable to configure auto-type for BZWBK in Keepass 1.2

Unable to configure auto-type for BZWBK in Keepass 1.2 BZWBK have this special form for entering password... (set of small fields - separate for every letter) Good security measure but how to use ...
2
votes
1answer
177 views

Sharing admin passwords with coworkers in small IT company

We are a small IT provider with couple of employees. We'd like to share a lot of customer password data we need to maintain the customer services. What password repository software there exist which ...
120
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6answers
7k views

How do I securely store and manage 180 passwords?

I have about 180 passwords for different websites and web services. They are all stored in one single password protected Excel document. As the list gets longer I am more and more concerned about its ...
2
votes
1answer
100 views

Store my password, and don't give it back to me for a certain time [closed]

I have exams and I have to study very much. But, there are some web applications and social network sites that take too much time of mine. I need an application (preferred a web application, a local ...
2
votes
0answers
555 views

John the ripper - not showing cracked passwords

I am using jtr to perform an audit on our admin passwords. It's cracked a few which showed on the screen, however when I try and get them to show again with the --show command, it says it hasn't done ...
2
votes
3answers
170 views

Altering a base password for different sites

With the big amount of websites that require a registration or provide a benefit for registering, it is impossible to device and remember a unique password for every account we have. A possible ...
0
votes
2answers
88 views

Making it Easier for Older Users to Login to Multiple Accounts

I currently do consulting for a small business that has multiple applications that they need to login too. I'm trying to get them to start using Basecamp and Zendesk to make all of our lives easier ...
0
votes
3answers
98 views

Proper password safety? [closed]

What's the solution to using safe passwords on numerous logins? Using a dynamic password each time generally means you will need to store them somewhere and wouldn't be able to log into things ...
0
votes
3answers
928 views

Dropbox-friendly password manager for XP, OSX and Android

I've been using Password Safe for years, but there are two problems: It doesn't play nicely with Dropbox - I constantly get conflicts as it keeps the password file open on both ends. I now use a ...
0
votes
1answer
142 views

Local offline Linux application similar to supergenpass?

I would like to store my passwords locally in a way similar to what Supergenpass does: using a master password mix a domain name example.com with a username exampleuser and generate a unique password ...
0
votes
1answer
224 views

The share password is not saved and the system keeps prompting for it

I set my share to full control on computer A, but when I access the share from computer B, it prompts me for password. Also, when I type in the password in the password dialog box, it works fine, ...
3
votes
1answer
99 views

Weekly password change?

I want an app that will change all server password for me on a weekly basis (whm and cpanel) and allow for an easy way for admins to get this new password each week. (I want to tighten security). I ...
0
votes
2answers
833 views

Can I log on to Windows by drawing a pattern instead of entering a password?

Is there any software to replace the Windows password login with pattern login like we do on Android? There is already software which replaces the login screen with face detection login. There might ...
3
votes
4answers
1k views

Linux password manager program

I' m looking for a Linux password manager, to manage my large number of passwords. I've always been using Keepass, but recently switched to Arch and you really feel this is not a native Linux ...
13
votes
2answers
55k views

How to force Chrome to remember a password? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I force Google Chrome to remember passwords? Chrome is not trying to remember a password on web.ebuddy.com Is there a way to force Chrome to remember a password for ...
2
votes
2answers
231 views

Reset All My Passwords

I know there are some great apps out there for keeping track of passwords (see how-do-you-keep-track-of-all-your-passwords if you aren't familiar). I'm interested in additional features for managing ...
0
votes
1answer
91 views

Password-Sync (browser) with AUTH TLS support?

I'm looking for a addon/plugin or standalone software-solution to sync passwords with my own servers by using AUTH TLS. In fact, I do not trust projects like Firefox-Sync or LASTPASS and my superior ...
1
vote
2answers
167 views

How do I convert from rtf to KeePass?

I am looking for people who can recommend a good strategy into converting my passwords.rtf file into KeePass. My passwords.rtf document looks like this and contains about 70 entries, so manual entry ...
2
votes
4answers
2k views

What can I do when I have forgotten my LastPass Master Password?

Right, Here's the situation I'm in - got assigned to a new system. Installed LastPass. LastPass login stares at me... and I'm blank. The password hint doesn't work ( mainly because after their ...
3
votes
2answers
373 views

Is the space character a valid FreeBSD password?

Is the space character " " a valid FreeBSD password?
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vote
1answer
1k views

How can I change/erase Windows password using Ubuntu Live?

How can I change or erase the Windows XP password from Ubuntu Live (11.04) booted on the PC in question? I reckon it should be possible, at least it is possible to do so to another Ubuntu ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Import passwords from lastpass to keepassx

I was wondering how if there were any current ways to import lastpass passwords to keepass/keepassx? I found the lastpass2keepass.py program, but it doesn't seem to work anymore (lastpass updated ...
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vote
3answers
844 views

Sharing passwords in a small team

Possible Duplicate: How do you keep track of all your passwords? I was wondering what is considered best practice for storing and sharing passwords amongst a small (< 10) team that all ...
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1answer
67 views

Creating encrypted database for work

My boss posed this problem to me: Encrypted: We need an encrypted database for miscellanious passwords we use at work that are currently only in people's head. Easily accessable: Someone needs to be ...
7
votes
3answers
9k views

Does Windows 7 allow auto-login with a stored password, like TweakUI did?

The TweakUI powertoy for Windows XP had an option to auto-login. It stored your password and did the login for you. This was useful, since you kept password protection, but had login programs loaded ...
1
vote
2answers
728 views

save mysql logins

I have to log into multiple MYSQL DB's on different hosts via mysql cli. is it possible to save these logins so I don't have to trackdown/remember the credentials?
0
votes
1answer
225 views

chrome not offering to save openid password

when I go to forums, chrome will ask if it wants to remember the password I say yes. and if I log out of the forum it fills it in for me and I just click log in. this doesn't seem to be the case with ...
7
votes
5answers
5k views

Force Firefox to remember passwords for the sites that don't let users save them

With Firefox 3.6.10 on Windows XP (I haven't tried other combinations), it seems like some websites prevent visitors from saving their password. That happens a lot with bank websites (for obvious ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

How are SQL server management studio passwords saved?

If, when connecting to a database with sql server management studio and you select "remember password"... where and how is it saved? I presume it is somehow encrypted using your windows login ...
3
votes
1answer
131 views

Removing previously type commands at a remote server

I am ssh'ing into a remote server and then su'ing to root. The problem is that sometimes, I have not paid enough attention to the console message, and I have accidentally typed in the root password ...
8
votes
4answers
42k views

Google Chrome: Import/Export Passwords?

I recently migrated from Windows7 to Kubuntu 10.0.4. In many ways, I'm loving the change. (I never knew it could be such a seemless process to write/test scripts!) One of the few things that is ...