Whether post requires password and correct password has been provided.

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post_password_required( $post = null )
post
 (int|WP_Post|null) An optional post. Global $post used if not provided.
Default: null

Return

(boolean) false if a password is not required or the correct password cookie is present, true otherwise.

Source

function post_password_required( $post = null ) {
	$post = get_post($post);

	if ( empty( $post->post_password ) ) {
		/** This filter is documented in wp-includes/post-template.php */
		return apply_filters( 'post_password_required', false, $post );
	}

	if ( ! isset( $_COOKIE[ 'wp-postpass_' . COOKIEHASH ] ) ) {
		/** This filter is documented in wp-includes/post-template.php */
		return apply_filters( 'post_password_required', true, $post );
	}

	require_once ABSPATH . WPINC . '/class-phpass.php';
	$hasher = new PasswordHash( 8, true );

	$hash = wp_unslash( $_COOKIE[ 'wp-postpass_' . COOKIEHASH ] );
	if ( 0 !== strpos( $hash, '$P$B' ) ) {
		$required = true;
	} else {
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