Date: Fri, 31 Aug 2007 19:40:58 -0600 From: Tremaine Lea <tremaine@...il.com> To: john-users@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: dynamic password list -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 On 31-Aug-07, at 6:25 PM, Don Colton wrote: > Aloha, > > I administer a linux server that has 100+ student accounts. I am > using john to identify weak passwords, whereupon I notify the student > and eventually suspend uncorrected accounts. This helps me teach the > students how to pick a good password, and helps me enforce it. > [snipped] Hi Don, Aside from your John question, you may want to look at http:// www.puschitz.com/SecuringLinux.shtml#EnforcingStrongerPasswords It may help cut down on the number of successfully cracked passwords you get if users can be restricted from choosing simplistic passwords. Cheers, - --- Tremaine Lea Network Security Consultant Intrepid ACL "Paranoia for hire" -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.7 (Darwin) iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJG2MLcAAoJEKGa22zRy9WCdfQH/jIueW1Hclcw97/n9P4qfDJB gXJIfI3XzhvbppP9A9wwmjcmnpSowGzgICIdtdQYqOBPIqSEVQFupzpkEaPIgSuX 0VRItSlGd+jP3KOoox2FOdDHSHjE7wJDAtmSlLQnt0RsKgzQKFx/jcOtUpFLb9p6 +4RmGLFShuL1OEMhf5zQfZGwtIGa6Uw8KVk3/xCxLwlgl9JFJsu5SBiAsOzCPOTH +A9NVucY8B8DWJD1GWSRK+wHfCz2Uc5WvRQZ1i3DQVoLyrJCgKXx3qYRAr/8QzxO 8SF3sQNjaF2KYG0oT0xqPdzamgTIKf+mLqg93o+WJJBkYWsRAiz1RnMRVwXi8Hs= =/zDG -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- To unsubscribe, e-mail john-users-unsubscribe@...ts.openwall.com and reply to the automated confirmation request that will be sent to you.
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