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Sysadmin cracked military PC’s security by reading the manual

Waseem Alkurdi Silver badge

Re: Compaq 'security'?

As if it's any different today?

For most home machines, you can simply reset the CMOS (battery or jumper) or use a master code calculated from a hash displayed when maxing out password attempts.

And people are surprised ...

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