• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this challenge, you will display and configure the password policy for local user accounts. First, you will configure passwords for local user accounts by using Local Users and Groups in the Computer Management Microsoft Management Console (MMC) tool, and then you will configure a password by using the net user command line utility. Next, you will configure password policy settings by using the Local Security Policy editor, and then you will implement passwords that meet the new password policy requirements. Finally, you will configure login settings. Note: Once you begin the challenge lab, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge lab. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge lab before you start.

Learning Objectives

In this challenge, you will display and configure the password policy for local user accounts. First, you will configure passwords for local user accounts by using Local Users and Groups in the Computer Management Microsoft Management Console (MMC) tool, and then you will configure a password by using the net user command line utility. Next, you will configure password policy settings by using the Local Security Policy editor, and then you will implement passwords that meet the new password policy requirements. Finally, you will configure login settings. Note: Once you begin the challenge lab, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge lab. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge lab before you start.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Systems Administration