Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Pluses and Minuses of forced SmartCard login

Registry Key:

Off Setting: DWORD=0
On Setting: DWORD=1

This option can make Kon-boot, OFFLINE NT PASSWORD RESET and some of HIREN’s PASSWORD tools pretty useless. But wait.. Can’t you edit the registry offline? Yup! (Be sure to pull the plug because “Computer” policies are applied BEFORE the logon prompt appears)

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