[Samba] weak password checking for samba 3 ?
novosirj at umdnj.edu
Fri Sep 26 21:49:28 GMT 2003
I would also recommend some variety of a strong password requirement when
changing passwords, if you haven't already got one -- that way you won't
have that problem in the first place. :)
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On Fri, 26 Sep 2003, Jason Balicki wrote:
> >I've got a problem with some idiots of my users :=).
> Don't we all.
> >They always use weak passwords. Does anyone know
> >a way to find out which passwords are easy to crack?
> >I mean usual passwords like god, sex, password, $username, ....
> You can use John the Ripper (free) or (and I hesitate to mention
> this, because of @stake's recent horrible behavior) LC4
> (formerly L0phtcrack) which costs money. (I think l0phtcrack
> used to be free, if I'm not mistaken.)
> John the Ripper:
> Why you should cease business with @stake:
> There are other password cracking programs. They're just a google
> search away. Are you scared yet?
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