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Authentication_Policy System Variable and Multifactor Authentication (Doc ID 2797474.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 28, 2021

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

What is the new authentication_policy system variable and how does it affect authentication of the MySQL service?

Solution

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Goal
Solution
 Examples
 Limitations
 authentication_policy vs default_authentication_plugin

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