The Password Policy Enforcer feature of ADSelfService Plus allows you to set a custom OU based password policy for your organization and force the users to strictly adhere to it. This feature solves the issue of weak passwords, which can be detrimental to the security of your organization.
It provides a slew of options for a customizable, stringent password policy. Once configured, it even renders an interactive UI for users to ensure that their new passwords are compliant with the policy that you have set. It contains a wide range of complexity rules, compared to the default set provided in Active Directory, to further strengthen the passwords.
Navigate to Configuration --->> Self-Service --->> Password Policy Enforcer
Enable Enforce Custom Password policy
Set the complexity requirements for the new password.
Now, provide a check against the options, that you would like to include in your custom password policy.
To enforce minimum complexity requirements for the password
To enforce the password policy in Ctrl+Alt+Del screen( For Change password) and ADUC( For Password Reset).
To display the password policy in "Reset Password" and "Change Password" page.
Click Save to finish the configuration.
The complexity requirements available to create your custom password policy are:
Click Customize view to change the display text of the policy requirements in Reset and Change password screens. It lets you to set unique display texts for different platforms (Web portal, iOS/Android apps, GINA/CP screen). You can also set the order in which the policy requirements will be displayed to the user.