Lock User Account After N Number of Incorrect Login Attempts (Doc ID 2055627.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2015

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.5 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

How to lock an account after N incorrect login attempts using pam.d files
 

Solution

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