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Feature #2103

GRUB2 password support, PBKDF hashing

Added by Dominic Cleal over 6 years ago. Updated about 1 year ago.

Status:
New
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
-
Category:
Unattended installations
Target version:
-
Difficulty:
Triaged:
No
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Description

GRUB2 uses PBKDF hashes, which can be generated with the grub(2)-mkpasswd-pbkdf2 utility:

https://www.gnu.org/software/grub/manual/grub.html#Security

This need to be supplied to "bootloader --password" in kickstarts instead of a traditional salted hash.


Related issues

Related to Foreman - Feature #2127: Support newer hash schemes for root passwordsClosed2013-01-15

History

#1 Updated by Ohad Levy about 1 year ago

  • Triaged set to No
  • Assignee deleted (Ohad Levy)
  • Description updated (diff)

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