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Windows Password Policy

Suggested Name

Windows Password Policy


Set the default domain password policy.


Computer Configuration (Enabled)
Windows Settings
Security Settings
Account Policies/Password Policy
Policy Setting
Enforce password history 6 passwords remembered
Maximum password age 45 days
Minimum password age 23 days
Minimum password length 8 characters
Password must meet complexity requirements Enabled
Store passwords using reversible encryption Disabled

Account Policies/Account Lockout Policy
Policy Setting
Account lockout duration 10 minutes
Account lockout threshold 50 invalid logon attempts
Reset account lockout counter after 10 minutes

Account Policies/Kerberos Policy
Policy Setting
Enforce user logon restrictions Enabled
Maximum lifetime for service ticket 600 minutes
Maximum lifetime for user ticket 10 hours
Maximum lifetime for user ticket renewal 7 days
Maximum tolerance for computer clock synchronization 5 minutes


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