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friend_1
Occasional Advisor

password policy

Hi,

i want to enable password policy in my linux server.for ex.

if i will type password wrongly three times, password should lock.

how to enable?

thanks,
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avizen9
Esteemed Contributor

Re: password policy

Hello
this below thread will help you for your question, go through it,

http://forums11.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/questionanswer.do?threadId=877682
Steven E. Protter
Exalted Contributor

Re: password policy

Shalom,

This varies distribution to distribution. Can you share?

http://www.computing.net/answers/solaris/lock-account-after-several-retries/3262.html

http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/docs/DOC-9771

Last link is a red hat doc

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