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Authentication_Policy System Variable and Multifactor Authentication (Doc ID 2797474.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2024

Applies to:

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


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


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 authentication_policy vs default_authentication_plugin

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