[TYPO3-core] Remove/Reduce forced delay on failed BE logins
typo3 at t3node.com
Fri May 10 21:47:31 CEST 2013
On 10.05.2013 21:00 Jigal van Hemert wrote:
> b) In what way does it slow test automation down? Are you testing failed
Indeed I do. To verify that a login feature works, I expect a certain
behavior on both successful and unsuccessful logins. How else would you
test that TYPO3 prevents a user with wrong password from authenticating?
> Maybe you can come up with a better alternative that:
> - prevents brute force attacks
Well, this is another topic and not easy to answer. The current solution
does not prevent brute force attacks. It just raises the duration to
successfully finish an attack.
I'd say a built-in TYPO3 solution can't do that without severe side effects.
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