Here I will explain different type of JQuery password strength meter or indicator plugins.
In previous posts I explained Show password strength meter using AJAX in asp.net and Show password strength using JQuery Plugin in asp.net and many articles relating to JQuery. Now I will explain different type of available JQuery password strength indicator plugins.
Complexify aims to provide a good measure of password complexity for websites to use both for giving hints to users in the form of strength bars, and for casually enforcing a minimum complexity for security reasons
There is no
submit button, just fill in a password to check it's strength. I removed the
submit button because of the accusation that I harvest
passwords and emails.
I wonder why should I do that ? for spam ? I think there are better ways to do
that, not by waisting time for writing an entire post on how to do a password
strength meter and waiting for some people to hit submit on the example page.
Password strength checking is an easy way to show the strength of user password on the registration forms. It helps users to choose more secure password when filling the forms.
In this tutorial we will build a basic form field that provides live feedback to the users about the password strength. The basic idea is to evaluate the password string every time a user enters a character. We will check the password strength using a few regular expressions with jQuery.