What is the password policy for the default SAP Cloud Identity in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) & SAP Digital Boardroom?
Some basic questions may be like below:
How many failed logon attempt will make the user be locked?
How much time will the password be expired?
Which kind of password is accepted? Is it needed that some special characters must be used?
Note: The 3rd party custom IDP is managed outside SAP and not belongs to the scope of this SAP Knowledge Base Article.
- SAP Analytics Cloud
- SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication Service (IAS)
SAP Analytics Cloud with the default IDP is using the STANDARD password policy in the default SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication service.
See below table for the policy details:
|Content of password (configurable)||
|Session time limit
Indicates when the current session expires.
|Yes, 12 hours|
|"Remember me" option
Indicates whether the browser can store a cookie with the credentials.
|Forgot password deactivation period
Indicates the period during which users can initiate the number of forgot password e-mails specified by the forgot password counter.
|Yes, 24 hours|
|Forgot password counter
Indicates how many times a user can initiate forgot password e-mails during the deactivation period. For example, a user can initiate up to 3 forgot password e-mails within 24 hours.
|Minimum password age
Shows the minimum lifetime of a password before it can be changed.
|Maximum failed logon attempts
Indicates how many logon attempts are allowed before the user password is locked.
|Password locked period
Indicates how long a password is locked for.
|Yes, 1 hour|
|Maximum password age
Shows the maximum lifetime of a password before it has to be changed.
Indicates whether a password history is retained, and how many passwords from the history are retained.
|Maximum unused period
Indicates how long the system retains unused passwords for.
More details, please refer to the below documentation about SAP Cloud Platform Identity Authentication Service
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