[erlang-questions] Module For Enforcing Password Strength

Gordon Guthrie <>
Mon Aug 16 18:52:48 CEST 2010


Richard

> cracklib. C bindings. Write your own wrapper.

Kinda what I was hoping NOT to have to do :(

Had a go at writing a C port driver a couple of years ago and didn't really
get anywhere...

Gordon


On 16 August 2010 11:20, Richard Andrews <> wrote:

> cracklib. C bindings. Write your own wrapper.
>
> On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 6:34 PM, Gordon Guthrie <>
> wrote:
> > Folks
> >
> > I was sitting fingers poised on the keyboard to write a module to test
> > password strength and I though, "haud on, somebody musta done this"...
> >
> > Does anyone know of a library module that checks passwords for:
> > * length
> > * dictionary attack
> > * contains numbers/punctuation
> > * etc, etc
> >
> > Or does anyone have the bones of one that could be turned into an open
> > source library (I would take on the maintenance if that was too much of a
> > chore).
> >
> > Gordon
> >
> > --
> > Gordon Guthrie
> > CEO hypernumbers
> >
> > http://hypernumbers.com
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> >
>



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