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Re: password on redhat7.0



On Thu, 07 Jun 2001 12:52:45 Kapil Sharma wrote:
>The password for some of my users automatically changed. I am using redhat
>7.0. When i am trying to change there password with root login I am getting
>the following error:
>passwd: Authentication token manipulation error
>
>What can be the problem?

Passwords do not "automatically" change. Someone changed them. It is
possible your /etc/shadow file is corrupted or that you've been cracked.

Tony
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