*** This bug is a security vulnerability ***

Public security bug reported:

When you change your password on your personal account settings page or
via the force password screen, it goes through a password checker to
determine some basic security and length of the password.

These checks are not performed on when changing the password on
/admin/users/edit.php as admin.

For example: I can enter the password "mahara" on that screen, but can't
use it on /account/index.php because it's deemed too simple.

** Affects: mahara
     Importance: Medium
         Status: Confirmed

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https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1625361

Title:
  Use password check on /admin/users/edit.php

Status in Mahara:
  Confirmed

Bug description:
  When you change your password on your personal account settings page
  or via the force password screen, it goes through a password checker
  to determine some basic security and length of the password.

  These checks are not performed on when changing the password on
  /admin/users/edit.php as admin.

  For example: I can enter the password "mahara" on that screen, but
  can't use it on /account/index.php because it's deemed too simple.

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