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Configuring host security

Configuring security options


The settings you specify here are inherited by all organizations in your installation as default, but organization administrators can overwrite these settings as needed at the level of the individual organization.

To configure security options for your Automation Suite installation, go to Admin > Users > Authentication Settings and edit the following options as needed.

Password complexity

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Editing the Password complexity settings does not affect existing passwords.

Field

Description

Special characters

Select to force users to include at least one special character in their password.
By default, this checkbox is not selected.

Lowercase characters

Select to force users to include at least one lowercase character in their password.
By default, this checkbox is selected.

Uppercase characters

Select to force users to include at least one uppercase character in their password.
By default, this checkbox is not selected.

Digits

Select to force users to include at least one digit in their password.
By default, this checkbox is selected.

Minimum password length

Specify the minimum number of characters a password should contain.
By default, it is 8. The length cannot be smaller than 6 or greater than 14.

Days before password expiration

Specify the number of days for which the password is available. After this period, the password expires and needs to be changed.
The minimum accepted value is 0 (the password never expires), and the maximum is 120 days.

Number of times a password can be reused

The minimum accepted value is 0 (never allow reusing a password), while the maximum is 10.

Change password on the first login

If set to Required, users that log in for the first time must change their password before being allowed to access Automation Suite.
If set to Not required, users can log in and continue to use the admin-defined password until it expires.

Account lockout

Field

Description

Enabled or Disabled toggle

If enabled, locks the account for a specific amount of seconds after a specific amount of failed login attempts. This also applies to the password change feature.

Account lockout duration

The number of seconds a user needs to wait before being allowed to log in again after exceeding the Consecutive login attempts before lockout.
The default value is 5 minutes. The minimum accepted value is 0 (no lockout duration), and the maximum is 2592000 (1 month).

Consecutive login attempts before lockout

The number of failed login attempts allowed before the account is locked.
The default value is 10 attempts. You can set a value between 2 and 10.

Updated 10 months ago


Configuring host security


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