Sparcstation prom passwords

From: Bruce Lane <>
Date: Thu Mar 29 18:51:33 2001

At 18:47 29-03-2001 -0500, Brian wrote:

> I found a really easy way to get past the prom passwords in the NVRAM
>in SUN sparcstations. I have tried it on a Sparc LX,IPX, and IPC and I
>really think it should work on any model.

        Let me guess: Pop the device in an EPROM programmer, dump it, and examine
the contents?

        Been there, done that, got the T-shirt. ;-)

Bruce Lane, Owner and head honcho, Blue Feather Technologies // E-mail:
Amateur Radio: WD6EOS since Dec. '77 (Extra class as of June-2K)
"I'll get a life when someone demonstrates to me that it would be
superior to what I have now..." (Gym Z. Quirk, aka Taki Kogoma).
Received on Thu Mar 29 2001 - 18:51:33 BST

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