Configure Security

From the Admin menu, you can configure security by selecting User Security from under the Security section.
Session timeout: Log out users after this many minutes of inactivity (1-480 minutes).
Require strong passwords: Require passwords to be at least 8 characters and contain at least one uppercase letter, lowercase letter, number, and symbol.
Password expiration interval: Number of days before a user must change the password (1-720 or blank).
Failed login count: Number of failed logins within the Failed login interval that will before Shares locks the account (1-20).
Failed login interval: Number of minutes within which hitting the Failed login count locks the account (1-60).
Self registration: Determines whether non-users can create or request user accounts.
  • None: Not allowed.
  • Moderated: An admin must approve the account before it is created. If you allow self-registration, the moderated setting is recommended for security.
  • Unmoderated: After a user registers, the user’s account is automatically created.