How we nearly hacked and gained administrator rights to a computer.

By | Passwords, Security
In dealing with the topic of IT Security I thought that I would share the story of how a colleague and I nearly gained administrator control of a computer.  I say nearly, because it was possibly for us to have gained control of the computer, but it could have cost us our jobs, so we decided to rather wait a day and get the administrative rights to the computer the proper way. So my colleague and I were busy deploying software to a workstation which was part of the work that we had to do. But Read more [...]