Require a Strong Password

For enhanced security and to enforce a strong password, you can enable Password Requirements in the camera web interface. After you enable this setting, the administrator must follow the new standards to change the password and to login.

Note: To avoid complexity during logins and password changes, don’t enable the strong password.

The camera enforces the following rules after you enable a strong password setting.

Table 1. Rules for Strong Passwords
Rule Value
Minimum Length 15
Require Lowercase Letters 2
Require Uppercase Letters 2
Require Special Characters 2
Require Numbers 2
Maximum Consecutive Repeated Characters 2

Procedure

  1. In the web interface, select General Settings > Password Requirements.
  2. At Password Requirements, select the checkbox.
  3. Select Save.