9.1.3. What is the Password Complexity for SIMP?¶
The following is the default password requirements for a standard SIMP system. This is based off of an amalgam of various password policies and may vary based on individual policies that are set for your installation.
126.96.36.199. Complexity Rules¶
- 14 Characters or greater
- 1 Upper case letter
- 1 Lower case letter
- 1 Number
- 1 Special character
- No more than 2 repetitions of the same character
- No more than 4 characters in a monotonic character sequence
- Must not be one of the last 24 passwords that you have used
Locked out accounts will unlock automatically after 15 minutes for non-root users and one minute for the root user.