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Sysadmin cracked military PC’s security by reading the manual

fuzzyfelt

BS

If the security was just a password prompt in the autoexec.bat file, then there were a million different ways to circumvent that. The easiest would have been to press shift or F5 when it said "Starting DOS" to skip autoexec.bat and config.sys. Or boot from floppy.

Further, I'm not sure how a ROM option could have affected the OS once the machine had booted.

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