Avoid Password Guessing Attacks In OSM by using Account Lockout

(Doc ID 1340021.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 13, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Order and Service Management - Version: 6.3.1 and later   [Release: 6.3 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

An outsider may attempt to discover a weak password by systematically trying every possible combination of letters, numbers, and symbols until it discovers the one correct combination that works. It's recommended to implement some type of account lockout after a defined number of incorrect password attempts.


Solution

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