Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Lock your system using secret key

With so many cracking tools coming up to break windows password, it’s very difficult to protect your personal computer from unauthorized access. Even BIOS password is easy to crack. Nothing is secure and safe these days.

Windows password can easily be hacked but you cannot get around this secret key which we will be going to store in a removable devices such as USB drive etc.
Here is steps given below
Before I am going to proceed first of all arrange a USB storage device and we will change the drive letter name for our windows
After you have inserted your USB device, right click My Computer -> Manage -> Storage -> Disk Management Now you will see all storage volumes there. Choose your USB volume, right click on it and select option Change Drive Letters and Paths…

1) Open run dialog box.
2.) Type SYSKEY and click OK.
3.) Check the Encryption Enabled radio button.
4.) Click on Update.
5.) Under System Generated Password choose Store Startup Key on Floppy Disk.
(Now many of you must be thinking that this tutorial is waste. Where in the hell should be get Floppy no? Don’t worry; you don’t require any Floppies for this. Just insert your USB device and change its Drive Letter to A:\. 

6.) Now return back to SYSKEY, choose Startup Key on Floppy Disk and click OK.
10.) No 10th Step. You are done.
The next time you start your computer, you’ll have to insert this USB device when asked and then only you can login to your account. You can also see a registry file named StartKey stored in your USB device.