redhat passwd complexity

M. Hornung mike at boobaz.net
Thu Dec 20 18:02:02 PST 2001


/etc/login.defs has some password configuration too...min length,
expiration, etc.

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On Thu, 20 Dec 2001 at 12:21, Walter Marchuk wrote:


|Look into pam_cracklib module. That's the module that controls the

|password complexity. Most likely found in /etc/pam.d/system-auth.

|

|On Thu, 20 Dec 2001, C. Olmsted wrote:

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|> Is there a way to reduce the password complexity requirements for RH7.x?

|> I know we all want strict passwords, but imho this is a bit too much...

|>

|> Thanks,

|> Cliff

|>

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