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 += Creating a Password Policy in AD =
  
 +On Domain Controllers with administrative tools installed:
 +* Go to start -> All Programs -> Administrative Tools -> Group Policy Management
 +* Browse to the Forest -> Domain -> Organizational Unit where you want to apply the policy
 +* Rightclick -> '​Create a GPO in this domain, and link it here':
 +{{adpasswordpolicy01.jpg}} \\
 +
 +* Browse to Computer Configuration -> Policies -> Windows Settings -> Security Settings:
 +{{adpasswordpolicy02.jpg}} \\
 +
 +Edit the '​Password Policy'​ and the '​Account Lockout Policy'​ to your needs.
 +
 +Something like this should keep most environments pretty safe:
 +{{adpasswordpolicy03.jpg}} \\
 +{{adpasswordpolicy04.jpg}} \\
 +
 +{{tag>ad windows gpo security}}
adpasswordpolicy.txt ยท Last modified: 2013/02/02 21:01 by sjoerd