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Old 12-22-2004, 07:41 PM   #1
RickMean
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Is there a way to limit login attempts in RHL 7.3?


I would like to lock the user out after a number of access attempts on the same user. RedHat Linux 7.3 by default does not have access attempt limits.

Thanks in advance,
Rick
 
Old 12-24-2004, 08:54 PM   #2
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Have a look at /etc/login.defs
 
  


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