Gainz-PasswordGenerator

0.1.2


Provides a new cryptographically generated password. By default, this function will return an array of characters since strings are immutable.

# Returns a secure string
$pw = New-Password -Length 16 -AsSecureString

PARAMETERS

Chars - Optional. An string of characters to use to build the password.

CharSets -  Optional. An array of choices that leverages

Provides a new cryptographically generated password. By default, this function will return an array of characters since strings are immutable.

# Returns a secure string
$pw = New-Password -Length 16 -AsSecureString

PARAMETERS

Chars - Optional. An string of characters to use to build the password.

CharSets -  Optional. An array of choices that leverages a group of characters to use to build
the password. The default is "LatinAlphaUpperCase", "LatinAlphaLowerCase", "Digits", "SpecialHybrid"

Length - Optional. The length of the password that is generated. The default is 16

Validate - Optional. A script block that validates the password to ensure it meets
standards. The default checks for one uppercase, one lowercase, one digit,
one special character.

AsSecureString - A flag that instructs the result to be returned as a SecureString.

AsString - A flag that instructs the result to be returned as a string.

Installation Options

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Install-Module -Name Gainz-PasswordGenerator -RequiredVersion 0.1.2

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Author(s)

Nerdy Mishka Michael Herndon

Copyright

(c) 2018 Nerdy Mishka. All rights reserved.

Owners

Tags

Password Generator Password-Generator DevOps Gainz NerdyMishka

Functions

New-Password

Dependencies

This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes


0.1.0 - Early Release

A future release should allow entropy and generating passwords by supplying a pattern.
       

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
0.1.3 1,671 3/17/2019
0.1.2 (current version) 243 8/13/2018
0.1.1 5 8/13/2018
0.1.0 6 8/13/2018