Hello there,

We are using OpenSSH_3.9p1, OpenSSL 0.9.7d 17 Mar 2004 on various
Solaris boxes with PAM and an LDAP server back end.

Recently we have added a requirement for users to have complex
passwords. The problem is, if a user's password has expired, when they
log in they are prompted for a new password (good) but if they enter a
non-complex new password the session is closed rather than reprompting
them for another try. With some PC clients they see nothing which is
causing a lot of support calls...

Here's the PAM configuration if that matters:

sshd auth requisite pam_authtok_get.so.1
sshd auth required pam_dhkeys.so.1
sshd auth sufficient pam_unix_auth.so.1 server_policy
sshd auth required pam_ldap.so.1 try_first_pass

Is they any way to reprompt the user for another password?

Richard Dickens

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