On Sun, 2016-01-17 at 22:16 +0000, Andy Spooner wrote:
Does anyone know where I can find the setting for password maximum
Check Password Syntax details the minimum length but not the maximum
You should not set a password maximum length. By setting a maximum
length, you are essentially confining the search space of your users
passwords to an upper bound. This is really bad, and may aid an
You should set a minimum length and quality requirements, however
generally the longer the password, the better as each additional
character adds more entropy and makes the passwords harder to attack.
As a result, directory server does not support a maximum length field
on a password.
Red Hat, Brisbane