16.10 - Password Management Process - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Security Administration

Teradata Database
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June 2017
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English (United States)
  1. Review password format requirements and inform all database users about the requirements, so they can successfully create a private password when the system prompts them. See Working with Password Formatting.
  2. Learn how to manage common password problems, for example, forgotten passwords and password lockouts. See Managing Common Password Problems.
  3. Evaluate password storage and retrieval options, and set up storage on Teradata clients, if needed. See Using Teradata Wallet to Store and Retrieve Logon Elements.
  4. Evaluate password control default values and options to develop a password control strategy. See Working with Password Controls.
  5. Optionally set password control parameters. See Setting Password Controls.