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How to Customize Linux Password Expiration and Complexity Requirements (Doc ID 819113.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2022

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Exadata X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86
*** Reviewed for currency on 2017-02-08



Goal

This note tells how to configure Linux password policy,  focussing on password expiration and complexity.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 1. Password Expiration
 2. Password Complexity

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