Multiple login attempts for the same user locks the account
Last updated on JANUARY 08, 2018
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Linux 5.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] version, Linux Kernel
When attempting to login through ssh the "Permission denied" error occurs. Multiple login attempts for the same user will locks the account.
If changes made in pam_tally2 or pam_tally file.
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