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Faillog Count of a User / Command needed Please............

 
redhat7012
Advisor

Faillog Count of a User / Command needed Please............

Hi,

 

How to check the Faillog Count of a User ?

 

How to Clear the Faillog Count of a User ?

 

#uname -a


HP-UX B.11.00 U 9000/800 639379332 unlimited-user license


 

Regards,

Aparna.

 

 

3 REPLIES
Dennis Handly
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: Faillog Count of a User / Command needed

What Faillog?  Bad logins?

redhat7012
Advisor

Re: Faillog Count of a User / Command needed

Yes, Bad Logins.

 

When ever a User Tries to Login to the server with wrong password, then the Bad logins will be counted in which File ?

 

How to check the Bad Logins Count for a User ?

 

How to Clear the Bad Logins of a User ?

 

 

Dennis Handly
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: Faillog Count of a User / Command needed

>Whenever a user tries to login to the server with wrong password, then the bad logins will be counted in which file?

 

Are you using Trusted mode, default or Extensions?

If the default, you can get the bad logins with lastb(1), stored in /var/adm/btmps.

 

>How to check the Bad Logins count for a user?  How to clear the Bad Logins of a user?

 

These aren't available if using the default security.