Authentication for MariaDB Xpand
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MariaDB Xpand authentication is performed by database user accounts. Database user accounts are specified by user name, the host name from which the account is connecting, and the authentication method configured for the account.
The password for a database user account can be changed using the
ALTER USER and
SET PASSWORD statements.
ALTER USER 'USER'@'192.0.2.%' IDENTIFIED BY 'PASSWD';
SET PASSWORD FOR 'USER'@'192.0.2.%' = PASSWORD('PASSWD');
MariaDB Xpand supports a couple different authentication methods. The default authentication plugin is
Xpand 6 supports password expiration.
For additional information, see "Password Expiration for MariaDB Xpand".
Xpand 6 supports can enforce password requirements with
For additional information, see "Password Validation with
simple_password_check for MariaDB Xpand".