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10-28-2006, 07:28 AM
Earlier this week, a friend inconvenienced by a response to an security incident. The IT Services department (of his University) noticed an attack over the weekend, and as a result several user accounts were compromised. Their response? To give everyone two grace logins before their password expired and their account locked. A message was to be displayed on login, to this effect, asking users to change their passwords before they log in again.
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