Best Practices for Implementing NIST Password Guidelines
This guide covers:
- A plain-english overview of required, recommended and desirable NIST password guidelines
- Detailed instructions to help you use directory services like Active Directory to enforce password guidelines
- Advice for how to keep your password policy human-friendly and help your users help themselves
- Questions to ask potential solution providers
Even if you don’t use Microsoft Active Directory, this is still a helpful guide to NIST’s latest password recommendations.