16.10 - Password Format - 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)

The system checks the format of a database password when the password is created or updated in the database. For Teradata Database password format rules, see Working with Password Formatting.

Format requirements for external authentication passwords depends on whether they are specified in the .logon or .logdata statement. See the topic that follows this one.