OS10 Enterprise Edition User Guide Release 10.4.1.0

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password-attributes max-retry lockout-period

Configures maximum number of consecutive failed login attempts and the lockout period for the user ID.

Syntax
password-attributes {[max-retry number] [lockout-period minutes]}
Parameters
  • max-retry number — (Optional) Sets the maximum number of consecutive failed login attempts for a user before the user is locked out (0 to 16).
  • lockout-period minutes — (Optional) Sets the amount of time that a user ID is prevented from accessing the system after exceeding the maximum number of failed login attempts (0 to 43,200).
Default
  • Maximum retries: 3 — A maximum of three failed login attempts is supported.
  • Lockout period: 0 — No lockout period is configured. Failed login attempts do not lock out a user.
Command Mode
CONFIGURATION
Usage Information
  • To remove the configured max-retry or lockout-period settings, enter the no password-attributes {max-retry | lockout-period} command.
  • When a user is locked out due to exceeding the maximum number of failed login attempts, other users can still access the switch.
Example
OS10(config)# password-attributes max-retry 5 lockout-period 30
Supported Releases
10.4.1.0 or later

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