libpam-pwquality_1.2.3-1_amd64.deb


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Description

libpam-pwquality - PAM module to check password strength

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libpam-pwquality
Package version 1.2.3
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 66 B
Download size 10.77 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
libpwquality's purpose is to provide common functions for password
quality checking and also scoring them based on their apparent randomness. The
library also provides a function for generating random passwords with good
pronounceability.
This module can be plugged into the password stack of a given service to
provide some plug-in strength-checking for passwords. The code was originaly
based on pam_cracklib module and the module is backwards compatible with its
options.

Alternatives

Package Version Architecture Repository
libpam-pwquality_1.2.3-1_i386.deb 1.2.3 i386 Debian Main
libpam-pwquality - - -

Requires

Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libcrack2 >= 2.8.12
libpam-runtime -
libpam0g >= 1.1.1
libpwquality1 >= 1.1.0
multiarch-support -

Download

Type URL
Binary Package libpam-pwquality_1.2.3-1_amd64.deb
Source Package libpwquality

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libpam-pwquality deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libpam-pwquality

Files

Path
/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/security/pam_pwquality.so
/usr/share/doc/libpam-pwquality/changelog.Debian.gz
/usr/share/doc/libpam-pwquality/changelog.gz
/usr/share/doc/libpam-pwquality/copyright
/usr/share/man/man8/pam_pwquality.8.gz
/usr/share/pam-configs/pwquality

Changelog

2013-09-21 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
libpwquality (1.2.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Add get-orig-source target utilizing gnome-get-source.mk.
2013-06-29 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
libpwquality (1.2.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* libpam-pwquality: Add a config file for pam-auth-update.
(Closes: #703817, LP: #1191990)
[ Michael Biebl ]
* New upstream release.
2013-05-25 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
libpwquality (1.2.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Iain Lane ]
* Pass python version correctly 
[ Michael Biebl ]
* Upload to unstable.
* New upstream release.
* Use uploaders.mk to substitute @GNOME_TEAM@ in control.in.
* Split off the man page and configuration file from libpwquality1 into a new
binary package named libpwquality-common and make libpwquality1 depend on
it.
* With those files split off, mark the packages as multi-arch enabled.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4. No further changes.
2012-06-25 - Iain Lane <laney@debian.org>
libpwquality (1.1.1-1) experimental; urgency=low
* Upload to Debian (Closes: #678938).
* Add Homepage field.
* Install into multiarch paths, but do not enable Multi-Arch itself in
debian/control as cracklib2 is not yet converted.
* Improve package descriptions.
* Install python module into proper directory.
* Add myself as Uploader and team as Maintainer.
2012-06-22 - Robert Ancell <robert.ancell@canonical.com>
libpwquality (1.1.1-0ubuntu1) quantal; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/control:
- Build-depend on debhelper >= 9
- Build-depend on libpam0g-dev
- Improve descriptions
2012-06-18 - Robert Ancell <robert.ancell@canonical.com>
libpwquality (1.1.0-0ubuntu1) quantal; urgency=low
* Initial Release.

See Also

Package Description
libpam-python-doc_1.0.4-1_all.deb Documentation for the bindings provided by libpam-python
libpam-python_1.0.4-1_amd64.deb Enables PAM modules to be written in Python
libpam-radius-auth_1.3.16-4.4_amd64.deb The PAM RADIUS authentication module
libpam-runtime_1.1.8-3.1+deb8u2_all.deb Runtime support for the PAM library
libpam-script_1.1.7-1_amd64.deb PAM module which allows executing a script
libpam-shield_0.9.6-1.1_amd64.deb locks out remote attackers trying password guessing
libpam-shishi_1.0.2-5_amd64.deb PAM module for Shishi Kerberos v5
libpam-slurm_14.03.9-5+deb8u2_amd64.deb PAM module to authenticate using the SLURM resource manager
libpam-smbpass_4.2.14+dfsg-0+deb8u9_amd64.deb pluggable authentication module for Samba
libpam-snapper_0.2.4-1_amd64.deb PAM module for Linux filesystem snapshot management tool
libpam-ssh_2.01-2_amd64.deb Authenticate using SSH keys
libpam-sshauth_0.3.1-1+deb8u1_amd64.deb authenticate using an SSH server
libpam-sss_1.11.7-3_amd64.deb Pam module for the System Security Services Daemon
libpam-systemd_215-17+deb8u7_amd64.deb system and service manager - PAM module
libpam-tacplus_1.3.8-2_amd64.deb PAM module for using TACACS+ as an authentication service
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