Human above all, with pathos, weaknesses and grumpy at times. Speak for myself; think out loud. Direct, seemingly hard faced. Urged to fix things. Am fortunate.

Why Is 8 Numbers Considered A "strong" Password?

Just curious as to why 8 numbers are accepted as a password in linux (CentOS if it matters) and not 8 characters on a nonwdictionary word.

It’s 10 vs 26 per digit after all. (52 counting CaSe SeNsItIvE)