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Change default password policies

Change default password policies: Linux: User and Group Management
Change default password policies: Linux: User and Group Management

The default password length in Linux can be as short as 6 characters using its credit system. System administrators can enforce more strict password policies by changing minimum password length, credits, and required character classes.

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Network Administration IT Operating Systems Linux

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