Keeping passwords to sensitive accounts safe

Here is a tip on keeping passwords to sensitive accounts safe from end users.



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People in your organization with passwords to sensitive accounts, such as the administrator account, should not log in as such at user locations. The user might be running key stroke scanning software on the PC, which can detect the password entered.


This was first published in April 2002

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