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Password Policy In Linux (Doc ID 2256171.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2024

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 to Oracle Linux 6.9 [Release OL6 to OL6U9]
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
How to set the password policy such that customer cannot user any of the previous 3 passwords


To change the password policy on a system so that a user cannot choose any of the last 3 passwords previously used.



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