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2752642 - How to determine which password algorithm is used? - SAP ASE


  • In a server upgraded from before ASE 15.0.2, there can be two different password encryption types.
  • Each login will have 1 of these types set, but the types may differ between logins (ie not all logins have the same type).
  • When changing sp_passwordpolicy to no longer "allow password downgrade", passwords using the old Sybase proprietary type will be affected.
  • How to get a list of logins with the password encryption type used?



SAP Adpative Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 & 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7


KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , How To

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