3.2.5 /etc/security/login.cfg - logintimeout

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Defines the number of seconds during which the password must be typed at login.

In setting the logintimeout attribute, a password must be entered within a specified time period.


In /etc/security/login.cfg, set the usw stanza logintimeout attribute to 30 or less-

chsec -f /etc/security/login.cfg -s usw -a logintimeout=30

This means that a user will have 30 seconds, from prompting, in which to type in their password.

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