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binary_0011 11-06-2006 09:17 PM

/etc/login.defs
 
hi guys,

i know that in this file, i can define :

pass max days
pass min days
pass min length
pass warn age

how or where can I define :

number of invalid attempt before locked out an account

Dark_Helmet 11-06-2006 09:44 PM

Assuming you're using PAM, read this:

http://www.puschitz.com/SecuringLinu...yLoginFailures

I haven't tried it myself. So I don't know if it works or not... at the very least, it might give you some ideas for future searches on Google.


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