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 From:  "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] lost passwd
 Date:  Fri, 27 Jan 2006 13:31:43 -0600
Yanik Doucet wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I screwed up royally here.  We always use randomly generated
> passwords. We keep them in a password database that we manage with
> MyPasswordSafe (http://freshmeat.net/projects/myps/).  Anyway, I
> won't tell you guys what I did because it's very disturbing to tell,
> but the thing is the firewall is fully configured and we can't access
> it anymore.  I have physical access to the machine.  Is there
> something I could do? 

At the console, you can reset the password to default - Option 3
(default is m0n0 ;-). 

On a WRAP or Soekris you will need a null-modem cable to access the
device. On a PC based platform - connect keyboard and monitor.

James W. McKeand