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Password change log?

Posted on 2004-11-02
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Last Modified: 2013-11-17
I'm not well versed on AIX... where is the log of password changes kept? Boss wnats to know how many times we changed a users password during teh month of October, and I cannot find it anywhere... I'm a Linux guy and this aix machine doesnt have a /var/log/messages :)

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cpc2004 earned 200 total points
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Turn on AIX audit and the user_su event has the details if the password is changed. For detail download the manual "Auditng and Accounting on AIX" from the URL: http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/SG246020.html 

Hope it will help you

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