CRYPT_BSDBF(7) Standards, Environments, and Macros CRYPT_BSDBF(7)

NAME


crypt_bsdbf - password hashing module using Blowfish cryptographic
algorithm

SYNOPSIS


/usr/lib/security/$ISA/crypt_bsdbf.so


DESCRIPTION


The crypt_bsdbf module is a one-way password hashing module for use with
crypt(3C) that uses the Blowfish cryptographic algorithm. The algorithm
identifier for crypt.conf(5) and policy.conf(5) is 2a.


The maximum password length for crypt_bsdbf is 72 characters.

ATTRIBUTES


See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


+---------------+-----------------+
|ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+---------------+-----------------+
|MT-Level | Safe |
+---------------+-----------------+

SEE ALSO


passwd(1), crypt(3C), crypt_genhash_impl(3C), crypt_gensalt(3C),
crypt_gensalt_impl(3C), getpassphrase(3C), crypt.conf(5), passwd(5),
policy.conf(5), attributes(7)

illumos September 13, 2009 CRYPT_BSDBF(7)