What does Password Policy Mean?

A password policy is a set of rules designed to enhance computer security by encouraging users to employ strong passwords and use them properly. A password policy is often part of an organization's official regulations and may be taught as part of security awareness training. SmarterMail requires a password that is comprised of at least 8 characters that include a capital letter, lower case letter, and a symbol. Additionally, SmarterMail Password Policy: Set to EXPIRE every 128 days.