Bug 1104785 - [RFE] Add settings for password strength and complexity
Summary: [RFE] Add settings for password strength and complexity
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Satellite
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Hosts
Version: 6.0.3
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
low vote
Target Milestone: Unspecified
Assignee: satellite6-bugs
QA Contact: Kedar Bidarkar
URL: http://projects.theforeman.org/issues...
: 1256691 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2014-06-04 16:51 UTC by Dominic Cleal
Modified: 2021-09-01 00:18 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Enhancement
Doc Text:
Clone Of: 1104665
Last Closed: 2017-08-22 14:23:59 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Foreman Issue Tracker 5663 0 Normal New Configure the default root password policy in 1.5 2021-02-16 07:20:12 UTC
Red Hat Bugzilla 1104665 0 unspecified CLOSED UI inconsistency around root password strength 2021-02-22 00:41:40 UTC
Red Hat Issue Tracker SAT-4828 0 None None None 2021-09-01 00:18:48 UTC
Red Hat Knowledge Base (Solution) 1587263 0 None None None 2021-03-10 14:19:50 UTC

Internal Links: 1104665

Description Dominic Cleal 2014-06-04 16:51:49 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1104665 +++

1) There is no setting in "Administer" -> "Settings" that allows a user to change the minimum acceptable password length.

2) [RFE] there are no settings for password strength:

Comment 1 Dominic Cleal 2014-06-04 16:53:39 UTC
Connecting redmine issue http://projects.theforeman.org/issues/5663 from this bug

Comment 3 Bryan Kearney 2015-08-25 17:23:55 UTC
Upstream bug component is Hosts

Comment 4 Bryan Kearney 2016-12-20 18:14:46 UTC
*** Bug 1256691 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 5 Tomer Brisker 2017-08-22 14:23:59 UTC
This is currently not planned for an upcoming release. 
Customers requiring complex password policy should use LDAP authentication with IdM/Active Directory integration provided by Satellite, which allow setting custom password policy for users.

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