January 14, 2020, by UNH IT Staff
The University System of New Hampshire (USNH) has a new password policy to improve information security and to protect your privacy. Faculty and staff started adhering to the new policy in October 2019, and students will be added to the mix starting early February.
This policy is a change for students, as they will now have to change their passwords once a year. Students will be slowly added to the password change pool over the next several weeks and will receive a ‘Password Change Reminder’...
October 11, 2019, by UNH IT Staff
On Monday, October 28, the University System of New Hampshire (USNH) will enact a new password policy based on current industry standards. The new, low impact policy will apply to all USNH applications and campuses. The new standards call for a password between 14-64 characters with no complexity (for example, it can be all lowercase) and no limits on special characters.
USNH employees will stay on their current password change schedule. After October 28, once employees satisfy the new...