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  2. DOCS-8962

Add configurable delay for failed authentication

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    • Type: Task
    • Status: Needs Triage
    • Priority: Major - P3
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
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    • Component/s: Server
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      Description

      Add a new server parameter --authFailedDelayMs to offer a basic protection against brute force password guessing attacks.

      The parameter should be configurable at startup and runtime and apply to at least MONGODB-CR, PLAIN and SCRAM-SHA-1.

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                Reporter:
                emily.hall Emily Hall
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                Anthony Sansone
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