Generate random passwords for Active Directory users
Lately I had the need to create a random password for each user in a specified OU in an Active Directory environment.
I accomplished this by using Windows PowerShell and the system.random .Net-class combined with Quest`s ActiveRoles Management Shell for Active Directory.
What I would like to add, is the encryption of the $password variable. If you have some good ideas on how to accomplish this, suggestions are welcome in the Comments-section below.