Aqua CSPM

Password Requires Uppercase

Quick Info

Plugin TitlePassword Requires Uppercase
CloudORACLE
CategoryIdentity
DescriptionEnsures password policy requires at least one uppercase character.
More InfoA strong password policy enforces minimum length, expiration, reuse, and symbol usage.
ORACLE Linkhttps://docs.cloud.oracle.com/iaas/Content/Identity/Tasks/managingpasswordrules.htm
Recommended ActionUpdate the password policy to require the use of uppercase characters.

Detailed Remediation Steps

  1. Log in to the Oracle Cloud Platform Console.
  2. Scroll down the left navigation panel and choose the “Identity” under the “Governance and Administration.”
  3. On the Identity menu, select the “Authentication” settings option.
  4. On the “Authentication Settings” page, click on the “Edit” button to check “Password requires uppercase” is enabled or not.
  5. On the “Edit Authentication Settings” page, make sure “Password requires uppercase” is enabled as per the best practices of Oracle cloud.
  6. Repeat steps number 2 - 5 to check other Oracle cloud accounts.
  7. Navigate to “Identity” under the “Governance and Administration” and select the “Authentication” settings to set the “Password requires uppercase”.
  8. Click on the “Edit” button to open the “Authentication” settings.
  9. On the “Edit Authentication Settings” page, click on the checkbox next to the “Password requires uppercase” and click on the “Save” button to make the changes.
  10. Repeat steps number 7 - 9 to update the password policy to require the use of uppercase characters.