Bug 76560 - User Password bug(unsecure user password)
Summary: User Password bug(unsecure user password)
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 75746
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-users   
(Show other bugs)
Version: 8.0
Hardware: All Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
QA Contact:
Keywords: Security
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-10-23 13:46 UTC by Ali Reza Bahmani
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:50:02 UTC
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)

Description Ali Reza Bahmani 2002-10-23 13:46:49 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; Konqueror/3; Linux; , en_US.UTF-8, en_US, en)

Description of problem:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.i set root password to "1234567890qwertyuiop"
2.and then login with user : "root " and password : "123456789"
3.and successfull login with out error (this bug in x and consol occured ) 
4. actually linux support 8 charachter for password !!


Additional info:

Comment 1 Alan Cox 2002-12-18 18:16:43 UTC
This depends on the encryption system used

You are seeing a side effect of 75746 I suspect unless you are using NIS

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 75746 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:50:02 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.