CRYPT_BSDMD5(7) Standards, Environments, and Macros CRYPT_BSDMD5(7)

NAME


crypt_bsdmd5 - password hashing module using MD5 message hash algorithm

SYNOPSIS


/usr/lib/security/$ISA/crypt_bsdmd5.so


DESCRIPTION


The crypt_bsdmd5 module is a one-way password hashing module for use with
crypt(3C) that uses the MD5 message hash algorithm. The algorithm
identifier for crypt.conf(5) and policy.conf(5) is 1. The output is
compatible with md5crypt on BSD and Linux systems.


The maximum password length for crypt_bsdmd5 is 255 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 August 6, 2003 CRYPT_BSDMD5(7)