Posts Tagged ‘Lost Password’

If you just forgot our webmin admin password and failed to logging to your webmin account and after several tries your Webmin blocked your IP you need to follow following steps to reset your webmin admin/root/master password:- Login to your box as root. If you are running a RedHat distribution (i.e. Fedora, CentOS, Gentoo), enter […]

Recovering a lost Mysql root password

Posted: 11th August 2010 by Babar Shafiq in Security
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Lost MySQL root password Recovery /etc/init.d/mysql stop mysqld_safe –skip-grant-tables & This stops MySQL and reloads it without the authentication (grant) tables, so we can connect to MySQL without a password. Beware this locks out all of your applications until the password reset process is completed. Now we need to go in an reset the password […]