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Package libpwquality

A library for password generation and password quality checking


This is a library for password quality checks and generation
of random passwords that pass the checks.
This library uses the cracklib and cracklib dictionaries
to perform some of the checks.

Version: 1.4.5

See also: libpwquality-devel.

General Commands

pwmake simple tool for generating random relatively easily pronounceable passwords
pwscore simple configurable tool for checking quality of a password

File Formats

pwquality.conf configuration for the libpwquality library

System Administration

pam_pwquality PAM module to perform password quality checking