3.1.11 /etc/security/user - minloweralpha

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Defines the minimum number of lower case alphabetic characters in a password.

In setting the minloweralpha attribute, the password must contain a lower case alphabetic character when it is changed by the user.


In /etc/security/user, set the default user stanza minloweralpha attribute to 1-

chsec -f /etc/security/user -s default -a minloweralpha=1

This means that there must be at least 1 lower case alphabetic character within an 8 character user password.

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