3.1.7 /etc/security/user - maxrepeats

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Defines the maximum number of times a character may appear in a password.

In setting the maxrepeats attribute, it enforces a maximum number of character repeats within a password.


In/etc/security/user, set the default user stanza maxrepeats attribute to 2-

chsec -f /etc/security/user -s default -a maxrepeats=2

This means that a user may not use the same character more than twice in a password.

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