[cifs-protocol] Has Password history check (N-2) gone away in 2012R2?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Dec 4 21:02:42 MST 2013

I've been updating our rpc.samr.passwords.badpwdcount test.

My servers were both installed from scratch, with defaults etc.  Of
course, or own tests or even policies may have changed things - we do
try and set up password history in our tests however. 

What I've noticed is that the 'Password history check (N-2)' check
described here, doesn't seem to work any more:

Before I dig further, can you confirm it is expected to remain a


Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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