How to configure checking password strength for remote access to the file server
Kaspersky Small Office Security checks the strength of the password of your Windows account that is used for remote access to the file server.
Kaspersky Small Office Security uses the following criteria to check password strength:
Time of last password change
Minimum number of characters that a password should contain
To configure password strength check:
Open the main application window.
Click the button in the lower part of the window.
The Settings window opens.
In the Additional section, select Additional protection and management tools.
The Settings for additional protection tools window opens.
In the Password strength check in Windows section, perform the following actions:
Select the Warn about out-of-date password in check box and then select a period of time after which the application will notify you about the outdated password.
In the Recommend changing password in drop-down list, select a period of time after which the application will recommend you to change your password.
Select the Warn if minimum allowed password length in Windows settings is less than check boxif you want theapplication to check the minimum password length set in the Windows policy for this device. If the password length in the Windows policy is less than the value specified here, Kaspersky Small Office Security will show you a notification that suggests increasing the minimum password length in the Windows policy.