Get-Credential and Validate

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dank42
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Get-Credential and Validate

Post by dank42 » Mon Nov 19, 2018 5:10 am

Hi,

I have a GUI which requires the user to enter their AD Credentials for certain tasks to run.

I want to be able to validate the users credentials and return an error if the password is incorrect. What is the best method for this?

I am using Get-Credential

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$Cred = Get-Credential -UserName $env:USERNAME.ToLower() -Message "Authentication"

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Re: Get-Credential and Validate

Post by jvierra » Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:44 am

The only way to validate credentials is to try and use them.

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