Using Saved Credentials in a Powershell Script

Purpose

Credentials stored in plain text format in a Powershell script is a security issue that needs to be avoided. This Technote describes a way to save the password in a file as a secure string which can be read back into a script for authentication.

Procedure

Check out this great post on this subject.

https://blog.kloud.com.au/2016/04/21/using-saved-credentials-securely-in-powershell-scripts/

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