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Force Strong Passwords

Forces privileged users to set a strong password.

5 reviews
Average Rating
4.2 out of 5 stars
Great Tool to manage users
By , for WP 4.3

Users often will compromise security. As a webmaster it is my responsibility to keep things running. This plugin works and supports my goals.

Essential Plugin
By , for WP 4.0

This level of security for passwords should be in the WordPress core.

Well done mate.

By , for WP 4.0

This is a great approach to tackling a key weak point in WordPress security: users selecting weak passwords. This should be built-in to WordPress.

strong passwords
By , for WP 3.8

For this As of WordPress 3.7, the password strength meter is based on the Dropbox "zxcvbn" script.

I found this script impossible to guess a strong password correctly. Really defeats the purpose of password security when you have to write it down and post it on the monitor to be efficent. A shorter password I could remember.

But what about emailing passwords...
By , for WP 3.7.1

Maybe I'm missing something?

I go to great effort to come up with a password more complex than I've ever created before (ended up having roboform generate it for me, a first, despite having over 500 logins).

And then there's the checkbox: Mail this password to user...

Oh, really?! Well, I guess it forces me to change the password when I log in. hmmm, no.

So what use is this super complex password system that is bound to frustrate the average user when it can be emailed...in the clear...over the internets?

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