My Oracle Support Banner

Oracle Linux: How to enable md5 Hashing in Linux (Doc ID 2055692.1)

Last updated on APRIL 24, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.1 to Oracle Linux 5.9 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] [Release OL5U1 to OL5U9]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


How to make sure that all passwords (root and non-root) are stored as MD5 Hashing standard?

*** NOTE: Here we are assuming that the default Hashing protocol is non MD5



To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.