Tag: passwords

Choosing a password scheme for the database

In the Security Guide there is a section to assist you with the decisions about what rules you might want to have in place when users choose passwords, namely attributes like the minimum length of a password, the types of characters it must (and…

Quick tip–database link passwords

If you are relying on database links in your application, think carefully about how you want to manage the accounts that you connect with, in particular, when it comes to password expiry. With a standard connect request to the database, if your password is…