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Re: [tor-talk] Android Encryption Max password length

On 02/14/2014 12:06 PM, Jack Murphy wrote:
> I've considered buying an android smartphone, but I've held off in the past because the max password length was a crackable mere 16 characters in length.
> Does anyone here who's running Jelly Bean know what that max password length for device encryption is these days?

I believe the screen lock is still 16 but you can change (if rooted) to
a different (longer?) password for the full disk encryption/boot password.

See this post:

and this app:

I can do more testing in the coming week and let you know.

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