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Performance & Availability
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on Oct 11, 2012 12:14 PM by rramdas-Oracle
Change security settings Linux
Oct 11, 2012 9:44 AM
Can anyone post me the link for how to edit Linux security settings (Need more then one logon attempt before lockout of user account on Linux)
I have the same question
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Re: Change security settings Linux
Oct 11, 2012 12:14 PM
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Check the file /etc/pam.d/sshd and /etc/pam.d/login.
Adjust the entry auth required pam_tally2.so deny=5 onerr=fail, as needed.
Modify deny= to the number of allowed failed attempts.
Refer to Mos