17.00 - PASSWORD - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.00
Release Date
September 2020
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1144-170K
Language
English (United States)

New password for the specified user.

All users have the MODIFY USER privilege on their own user definition. This enables users to:

  • Create a private password at the system prompt after attempting a first logon with a temporary password. For details, see the explanation of the PASSWORD keyword in CREATE USER.
  • Create a new password when their existing user password expires.
password
Passwords must follow required formatting rules. See “Managing Database Passwords” in Teradata Vantage™ - Advanced SQL Engine Security Administration, B035-1100.
FOR USER
Legacy keywords that are no longer used.