Password requirements for VPN

asked 2020-09-08T06:23:27.133+00:00
tadas kiskenas 1 Reputation point

hello. (Sorry if i asking in wrong forum.) Situation: on windows server we creating VPN users and setting passwords. example: user: VPN_V9, password: NDps*V9*2020 - OK user: VPN_10, password: NDps*V10*2020 - error about password complexity and reuirements. our policy is set a minimum 12 symbols for AD password. it's not a catastrof situation, i just wondering how longer password can be "worst"? Thanks and sory for my english.
PS. and wtah a shmeck is those *Tag ??? they prevent form posting questions on technet.

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  1. answered 2020-09-08T08:49:21.31+00:00
    Sunny Qi 10,651 Reputation points

    Hi,

    Thanks for posting in Q&A platform.

    The Minimum password length policy setting determines the least number of characters that can make up a password for a user account. You can set a value of between 1 and 14 characters, or you can establish that no password is required by setting the number of characters to 0.

    Here are links for your reference:

    Minimum password length

    Password must meet complexity requirements

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