16.10 - About Mechanism Security Policy - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Security Administration

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.10
Release Date
June 2017
Content Type
Administration
Security
Publication ID
B035-1100-161K
Language
English (United States)

You can define a security policy to limit the mechanisms available to a user, or to force the use of a specific mechanism. See Configuring a Security Mechanism Policy. If a user logs on with a mechanism that violates applicable security policy, the logon fails.