15.00 - 15.10 - Password Controls - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Introduction to Teradata

Teradata Database
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Teradata Database provides controls to enable the administration of passwords. Administrators can, for example:

  • Restrict the content of passwords:
  • Define limits on minimum and maximum password characters.
  • Allow or require that passwords contain upper and lowercase characters, digits, or special characters.
  • Allow or deny use of restricted words.
  • Set the number of days for which a password is valid.
  • Assign a temporary password.
  • Set the lockout time after the user has exceeded the maximum number of logon attempts.
  • Define the period during which a user may not reuse a previous password.