Windows 10: How does BitLocker help in the prevention of reset password from changing utilman.exe to...

Discus and support How does BitLocker help in the prevention of reset password from changing utilman.exe to... in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security to solve the problem; I have read an article of how to prevent Windows password reset hacks. I would like to know how BitLocker secure users from changing utilman.exe to... Discussion in 'AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security' started by Eva123OO, May 2, 2019.

  1. Eva123OO Win User

    How does BitLocker help in the prevention of reset password from changing utilman.exe to...


    I have read an article of how to prevent Windows password reset hacks. I would like to know how BitLocker secure users from changing utilman.exe to cmd.exe using Linux live boot cd and from there open cmd.exe on Login Screen and change the root password.


    Reference link:

    https://4sysops.com/archives/prevent-windows-password-reset-hacks

    :)
     
    Eva123OO, May 2, 2019
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  2. Ernie San Win User

    changing bitlocker password, Windows 10

    Hello Keith,

    We suggest to change it from Control Panel. You may follow the steps below:

    • Press Windows key + X.
    • Select Control Panel.
    • Click BitLocker Drive Encryption.
    • Click Unlock drive.
    • Type your present password and click Unlock.
    • The drive will be unlocked and you will notice more links on the right of that particular unlocked drive, click
      Change password.
    • Now, you may type your Old password, New password and Confirm new password.
    • Click Change password.
    Let us know how it goes.

    Regards.
     
    Ernie San, May 2, 2019
    #2
  3. P4-630 Win User
    How to reset Windwos 8 Password?

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/what-do-forget-windows-password#1TC=windows-8

    • If you've forgotten your Windows password, there are several ways to retrieve or reset it:
      • If your PC is on a domain, your system administrator must reset your password.
      • If you're using a Microsoft account, you can reset your password online. ...
      • If you're using a local account, use your password hint as a reminder.
     
    P4-630, May 2, 2019
    #3
  4. How does BitLocker help in the prevention of reset password from changing utilman.exe to...

    why doesn't my bitlocker make me type a password?

    Hi,

    I understand that you have issue with Bitlocker password. I will certainly assist you with this.

    Please provide us below details for better assistance,


    • Is your Bitlocker enabled on your system?

    • Have you made any changes on your system before this issue?

    Please follow these steps and check if that helps.

    Method 1: I suggest you to start the BitLocker Device Encryption service.

    Follow the below steps:

    1. Press Windows key + R from the Keyboard.

    2. Type services.msc and hit Enter.

    3. Search for BitLocker Device Encryption service.

    4. Double click on BitLocker Device Encryption service and click on Start button.

    5. Click on the dropdown list and set the Startup type to Automatic.

    If the issue persists then change the password and change the settings on how drive is unlocked at startup.



    Hope it will fix your issue. Please let us know the status of your issue.

    Thank You.
     
    Krishna Priya V, May 2, 2019
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