LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 11-27-2007, 11:05 PM   #1
xcore2soul
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Nov 2007
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Password resetting


can i crack or reset or hack or recover linux root password using knoppix live cd as well as can i crack windows xp/vista administrator password using knoppix live cd???if i can then plz help me out???
hope to get answer from ur side...
thanks
 
Old 11-28-2007, 01:38 AM   #2
acid_kewpie
Moderator
 
Registered: Jun 2001
Location: UK
Distribution: Gentoo, RHEL, Fedora, Centos
Posts: 43,384

Rep: Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963Reputation: 1963
clearly not an intro. moved to Linux - Newbie.

you can not "recover" the password outide of a dictionary attack of md5 database, but you can easily remove or replace it. we aren't here to help you crack passwords though...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Resetting Expired password kmalla AIX 2 03-21-2007 07:58 AM
resetting pop3 password matt1982 Debian 1 08-26-2005 09:38 AM
Resetting Username & Password - HELP Shanahan Fedora 3 05-12-2005 04:50 AM
Resetting Root password lorddecker Linux - Software 4 06-18-2004 02:48 PM
resetting root password. Reaps^ Linux - Security 1 07-06-2003 03:46 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:58 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration