Disable auto Login in Windows 8
- In Windows 8, after unlocking the lock screen, Windows tries to login into the last logged on account. If account is without a password Windows logins automatically.
- In a similar fashion if you restart computer from an account without password, Windows logs back in automatically.
One way to resolve the first issue is to disable the lock screen. It doesn't make much sense on non-touchscreen devices anyway and without the lock screen, you would need to click on the account picture to login into last logged in account.
The lock screen can be disabled via local group policy: