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PasswordValidationStrategy

PasswordValidationStrategy

Defines validation to apply to new password (when creating an account or updating an existing account’s password when using the NativeAuthenticationStrategy.

Signature

interface PasswordValidationStrategy extends InjectableStrategy {
  validate(ctx: RequestContext, password: string): Promise<boolean | string> | boolean | string;
}

Extends

Members

validate

method
v1.5.0
type:
(ctx: RequestContext, password: string) => Promise<boolean | string> | boolean | string
Validates a password submitted during account registration or when a customer updates their password. The method should resolve to true if the password is acceptable. If not, it should return false or optionally a string which will be passed to the returned ErrorResult, which can e.g. advise on why exactly the proposed password is not valid.