Tag Archives: password

  • 20 most common passwords

    I wouldn’t want this post to disappear, so just to make sure that the information is better spread on what passwords *not to use*, here is the list: 1. 123456 2. 12345 3. 123456789 4. Password 5. iloveyou 6. princess 7. rockyou 8. 1234567 9. 12345678 10. abc123 11. Nicole 12. Daniel 13. babygirl 14. […]

  • Reset mailman admin password

    To reset a mailman admin password on Debian, the easiest way is to locate the mailman’s proper bin directory (use dpkg -L mailman), generally: /usr/lib/mailman/bin There, you’ll find an executable script called change_pw. Use this one. If you want to change the password of all lists at once, use: sudo ./change_pw –all –password=newpassword Ref: http://www.mail-archive.com/mailman-users@python.org/msg34242.html

  • Reset MySQL root password

    Reference: http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/recover-mysql-root-password.html (partly copied to avoid loosing source) # /etc/init.d/mysql stop Stopping MySQL database server: mysqld. # mysqld_safe –skip-grant-tables & [1] 5988 Starting mysqld daemon with databases from /var/lib/mysql mysqld_safe[6025]: started # mysql -u root Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or g. Your MySQL connection id is 1 to server version: […]