Password Policy

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All passwords must be at least eight (8) characters long and meet the following minimum requirements: 

  • Cannot be any of your previous five (5) passwords
  • Cannot contain the user’s account name or parts of the user’s full name that exceed two consecutive characters

All passwords must contain characters from three (3) of the following four (4) categories:

         1. English uppercase characters (A through Z)

         2. English lowercase characters (a through z)

         3. Base 10 digits (0 through 9)

         4. Non-alphabetic characters (for example, !, $, #, %)

Your password can only be reset once every 24 hours.  For instructions on resetting your password, please see the ANR Password Reset page.