How can I stop any dictionary password

Posted on 2011-04-21
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Is there a way of making sure users choose phrases or first letters for example for their domain passwords?
I know people using words followed by 01!
Is there a way of importing dictionary words for example and not allowing them.
We already have password complexity in place and 8 characters, but I know some people still use a 7 letter word followed by a letter.
I suppose I could wait 26 times :)
Question by:jasonbournecia
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    Accepted Solution

    You can't natively unless you try and write your own password filter (highly discouraged)

    There are some third party tools that go above the built-in password settings

    specops will allow you to disallow words.  You would have to test them out to see if they meet all the requirments.



    Author Closing Comment

    Thanks for that. I checked out the video and it looks good.
    Thanks again for that mkline71

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