Generating random password using PowerShell

Not so long time ago, I had to create a bunch of fake users for some testing purposes. Every user had to have a password set. I knew, that I could use one password for all users, but I wanted to try generating unique passwords for them. I knew we have Get-Random in PowerShell, but how to use it to generate a “random” password?

How to check password for WiFi networks?

In this article I want to show you how to check password for WiFi networks. In big companies there is often situation that some guest want to connect to network in office but nobody knows what is the password. WiFi network profile is always saved on your computer, so there is no problem to gahter all information about it. Script using netsh command to scan for all WiFi networks cached …

How to store script credentials securely

Have you ever wonder how to store script credentials securely ? If no, in todays article I want to explain you how to do it. Frequent tenedency of PowerShell programmers is storing plain text password inside one of the variable of the script. Of course it’s HUGE MISTAKE! Even if credentials are provided via prompt from Get-Credential command, password is not very secure. To ensure that is not safe check …