Setting the Administration password - BlueCat Address Manager - 8.3.2

Address Manager Administration Guide

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BlueCat Address Manager
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8.3.2

The administration password is used to log in to the DNS/DHCP Server Administration Console.

When you first log in to the Administration Console, a warning appears advising you to change your administration password to one that uses a stronger hashing algorithm.

Password:
***WARNING*** It is recommended that you change the admin password as it is using a
weaker hashing algorithm. After changing it, it will be using MD5.
-adonis-$>

To set the DNS/DHCP Server admin password:

  1. From Main Session mode, type configure users and press ENTER.
  2. Type modify admin and press ENTER.
  3. Type set password and press ENTER.
  4. At the prompt, type your <new password> and press ENTER.
  5. Type your new password again to confirm and press ENTER.
  6. Type save and press ENTER. The Administration Console saves your settings.