There is a trend among companies I've worked at where administrators (or helpdesk folks) give a user a courtesy extension of the old expired password... rather than forcing the user to change it. ...
Can anyone recommend a F/OSS enterprise password management solution on/around the same level as something like Cyber-Ark? Specifically, something along the lines of a standard password manager, ...
There are two situations in which 'default' passwords get used on a network: A new user is registered. In her registration pack, along with her new username, e-mail address and so on is her initial ...
Can anyone provide references for implementing web application self password reset mechanisms properly?
We are implementing self password reset on a web application, and I know how I want to do it (email time limited password reset URL to users pre-registered email address). My problem is that I ...
How would you protect a password file in a web site? Is hashing the individual passwords not enough? What other steps do I need to follow?
I was thinking recently about password security. My goal is to have mostly random passwords, that are different for each site. But you also should be able to remember them (or re-generate them) ...
Within an organisation there are many passwords such as those for root accounts on servers, hosting accounts, router logins and other such things, that need to be kept track of. I know in some ...
Possible Duplicate: What is your way to create good passwords that can actually be remembered? What are good hints to create passwords that are both safe and comfortable? By comfortable I ...
Is there a good enough service I could run on my own home (Linux) server that I could use for storing/accessing/synchronizing passwords so they could be available for me from multiple ...