Administrator User Account Security


N

Nocross

My child has learnt that if you do CONTROL-ALT-DELETE twice you can create a
new administrator account so she can download files. Is there any way to
prevent her from doing this?
 
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John John - MVP

Your child has administrative privileges or he/she knows the password to
an account with administrative privileges, only administrators can
create new administrator accounts.

Change the password on your account and make sure that the built-in
"Administrator" account is password protected, this built-in
Administrator account is often left with a blank password, a security
hole the size of Texas!

John
 

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