Force passwords change on 1st login

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How to force users to change their passwords on 1st login

1.) First, lock the account to prevent the user from using the login until the change has been made:

# usermod -L

2.) Change the password expiration date to 0 to ensure the user changes the password during the next login:

# chage -d 0

3.) To unlock the account after the change do the following:

# usermod -U

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