Universal Password

Over the years the question has come up a few times on the performance impact of excluded passwords defined by a password policy.  If an administrator adds, for example, a few dozen excluded passwords (company name, abbreviations, commonly-used passwords, etc.) then how much will each password change be slowed-down resulting in a poor user experience or need for more hardware?

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Jul 10, 2013
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Aaron Burgemeister and Marcel Cox answer questions about using ConsoleOne and iManager to administer Universal Password.

By: coolguys
Apr 11, 2007
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Here’s a handy utility that stores UP user and password information in an output file before you make that major upgrade, courtesy of Adam Bradley.

Apr 11, 2007
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How do you assign a Universal Password policy to a simple-password user? This tip from Jim Willeke may help …

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Apr 4, 2007
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If you’re using JRB Utilities, this batch file from Chuck Perilli will list the Universal Password Policies for your users, OU’s, and O’s.

By: cperilli
Mar 14, 2007
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What if you need more than the Password Management iManager plug-in can offer? Brett Berger takes us inside the uncharted regions of customizing the XML Universal Password Policy.

Feb 7, 2007
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If you need to export passwords from eDirectory to a file, proceed with caution – and check out this Delimited Text Driver solution from Aaron Burgemeister.

By: ab
Feb 7, 2007
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Marcel Cox shares some advice on understanding and using NMAS server and client concepts.

Feb 7, 2007
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If IDM errors -9024 and -9065 are getting you down, try these suggestions from Novell’s Aaron Burgemeister.

By: ab
Oct 11, 2006
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Here are some simple suggestions from Geoff Carman on getting Universal Password to work with Mac clients.

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By: geoffc
Sep 20, 2006
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