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 How Often Should I Change My Password?

Solution

As with ICT policies your user accounts passwords are set to expire after every 6 months period from the day you change it. This is done for security purposes. 

 

Most staff members when logging in have been ignoring the message informing you that your password will expire in so much days and must be changed, please accept this and not cancel it.

 

 

This will not work on laptops, tablets, phones etc you need to use a university desktop machine.

 

For those with expired passwords the screenshots below will help remind you on how to change your passwords. STRONG PASSWORDS APPLY AND YOU CAN NOT CONTINUE USING THE SAME OLD PASSWORD..



 

 
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Article ID: 1

Category: Network Access and Security

Date added: 2014-12-01 10:06:58

Views : 112

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