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Oracle Linux - How To Enforce Password Complexity For All Users, Including "root", By Using the "passwdqc" PAM Module (Doc ID 2320972.1)

Last updated on MAY 21, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The scope of this document is to configure password complexity for all the users, including root.


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