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Father of Unix Ken Thompson checkmated: Old eight-char password is finally cracked

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Re: Windows xp

"I remember being able to use a Linux boot CD to either reveal or set new Windows XP passwords in a few minutes."

One of the first lessons I learned as a junior systems programmer many, many years ago To get past an O/S's security - treat its filestore as data for an unrelated O/S.

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