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Sets a user’s password.
SET PASSWORD FOR 'username'@'host' = PASSWORD('password')
'password'is a clear-text password. The
PASSWORDfunction creates a hash of the clear-text password and assigns it to the user.
- This command allows users to change their own password. You can change another user’s password with this command if you have
- This command only changes the user’s password for that specific node, not for every node in the cluster.
Once the password is changed, it cannot be viewed.
SET PASSWORD FOR 'joe'@'%' = PASSWORD('securePass');