passwd can change passwords

passwd can change passwords. dscl can also change a password for an account (in this case the xadmin account) using the passwd extension:

dscl . -passwd /Users/xadmin

https://www.macissues.com/2014/05/31/how-to-change-or-reset-your-password-in-os-x/

http://community.centrify.com/t5/Community-Tech-Blog/How-to-create-a-Hidden-Local-Admin-account-on-Mac-systems-Redux/ba-p/14649#

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.