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Password Validation Field Fails

Thread began 3/16/2012 8:22 am by johnlanglois | Last modified 3/16/2012 9:34 am by johnlanglois | 583 views | 1 replies


Password Validation Field Fails

I am using the defaults set in Security Assist 2.0 Wizard to create the registration form.
The password gets rejected whenever I include any non-alphanumeric characters, such as # or ) or !, etc.

The message in the form says "The password doesn't meet the specified strength. Your field must contain: a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 500 characters, a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 500 alphabet characters, and a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 500 numbers"

However, the server validation appears to only check for the minimum and maximum number of characters.

$WAFV_Errors .= WAValidateEL((isset($_POST["Registration_group_Password"])?$_POST["Registration_group_Password"]:"") . "",6,500,true,4);

Where does it check for the number of alpha characters and or numerals and why does it reject the non-alphanumerics?


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