This post discusses about policies, standards or guidelines to establish secure passwords in an IT system.
List of Password Definition Standards
List of password generation standards:
- NIST 800-63B
- SANS SPT Password Protection Policy
NIST 800-63B is titled “Digital Identity Guidelines“.
SANS SPT Password Protection Policy
SANS Institute issues Secury Policy Templates (SPT) for different common policies
There is one called Password Protection Policy, that defines the guidelines and best practices for the creation of strong passwords.
There is another one called Password Construction Guidelines, that defines the guidelines and best practices for the creation of strong passwords
The document with title “Recommandations relatives à l’authentification multifacteur et aux mots de passe” is coded as DAT-NT-001/ANSSI/SDE/NP. It is issued by ANSSI, and it is written in French.
Password Definition in OSs
To set password definitions in Windows system through a GPO in Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Management, please check this external link.
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