Turn on the password complexity requirement Monitor

  • ID:  Microsoft.Windows.Server.Essentials.PasswordComplexityConflict
  • Description:  Turn on the password complexity requirement
  • Target:  Windows Server Essentials
  • Enabled:  Yes

Operational States

Name State Description
FirstEventRaised Error  
SecondEventRaised Success  

Alert Details

Monitor State Message Priority Severity Auto Resolution
FirstEventRaised (Error) Turn on the password complexity requirement Medium Critical Yes

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Monitor Knowledgebase

Summary

This monitor detects the following critical alert on the server that is monitored: Turn on the password complexity requirement

Causes

The server that is monitored raised an critical alert.

Resolutions

To resolve this issue, you should turn on the password complexity requirement.

1. Open the Group Policy Management Administrative Tool, and then expand your domain.

2. Right click Default Domain Policy, and then click Edit.

3. In Group Policy Management Editor, navigate to Computer Configuration | Policies | Windows Settings | Security Settings | Account Policies | Password Policy.

4. Change the Password must meet complexity requirements policy to Enabled.

External References
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See Also for Windows Server Essentials Management Pack


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