IBM i : Character Position Difference for Passwords (QPWDPOSDIF) - '0'

Information

The Character Position Difference for Passwords (QPWDPOSDIF) system value controls each position in a
new password.
This system value provides additional security by preventing users from using the same character
(alphabetic or numeric) in a position corresponding to the same position in the previous password.

Solution

Set QPWDPOSDIF to 0 or 1

See Also

https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/ssw_ibm_i_72/rzarl/sc415302.pdf

Item Details

Category: IDENTIFICATION AND AUTHENTICATION

References: 800-53|IA-5(1)(e)

Plugin: AS/400

Control ID: e2e736a4b0605d80aa6a9f048d4e069cf2f2c48fd365c00239017a974616382f