[PC-BSD Testing] Only 8 valid characters in password
kris at pcbsd.org
Fri Aug 30 13:14:22 PDT 2013
On 08/28/2013 15:27, Martin Laabs wrote:
> if you add a user with the pc-usermanager only the first 8 characters are
> taken in account for validation of the password.
> How to repeat:
> start pc-usermanager and create a account "test"
> Give test the password 123456789123456789
> Now you can log in with the user test an the passwort 12345678 or
> 12345678abc or any string that starts with 12345678.
> How to fix:
> re-set your password in the console with the password command
> Best regards,
> Martin Laabs
> Testing mailing list
> Testing at lists.pcbsd.org
Good catch! I've fixed this in Git now, should allow you to full-length
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