Best Password Practices to Defend Against Modern Cracking Attacks
New Specops research on how long it takes modern attackers to brute force guess user passwords with the recent advancements in automation and hardware.
Specops Password Security Software
IT security starts with strengthening the weakest link – passwords. Specops Software is a leading password management and authentication solution vendor. We protect business data by blocking weak passwords and securing user authentication. Our solutions are natively integrated with Active Directory, ensuring all sensitive data is stored on-premises.
Specops Password Policy
Eliminate weak and leaked passwords from your environment.
- Block over 3 billion compromised passwords
- Create compliant password policies
- Target password entropy
- Display real-time feedback during password change
Stop password resets and lockouts from exhausting valuable IT resources.
- Use MFA for password resets
- Secure helpdesk user verification
- Store user data in Active Directory
- Updates the local cached credentials for remote users
Specops Password Auditor
Scan for password vulnerabilities with this FREE download.
- Get password reports
- Audit Active Directory accounts
- Align password policies with standards
- Identify accounts using one of over 900 million compromised passwords
Specops Secure Service Desk
Authenticate users at the service desk to prevent social engineering attacks.
- Securely verify user identity
- Enforce user authentication
- Unlock accounts and reset passwords
- Stop social engineering attempts at the service desk
Strengthen Your Overall IT Security
Create & manage an AD password policy
Simplify passwords for users, and place the burden on authentication systems. A third-party password policy solution can help users create stronger passwords.See How It Works
Enterprise Password Management
Your employees are likely using dozens of logins in the course of their work days. Bring the same level of protections you want on an Active Directory password to the rest of the passwords in use in your organization.See How It Works
Password reset best practices
Security is key when evaluating a self-service password reset tool. When a user can’t remember their password, they must establish their identity with another secure factor.See How It Works
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Authentication and password security is more important than ever. Our password audit tool scans your Active Directory and identifies password-related vulnerabilities. The collected information generates multiple interactive reports containing user and password policy information.Try It Now