Password policies

This is a list of the effective password policies for the user groups defined in this wiki.

GroupPolicies
Autoconfirmed users
  • Password must be at least 1 character long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
bots
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 10 characters long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long to be able to login (MinimumPasswordLengthToLogin)
Bureaucrat
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 10 characters long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long to be able to login (MinimumPasswordLengthToLogin)
Checkuser
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
confirmed
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
Oversight
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
Power Users
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
sysadmin
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
Administrator
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 10 characters long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long to be able to login (MinimumPasswordLengthToLogin)
template
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
User
(list of members)
  • Password must be at least 1 character long (MinimalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be the same as username (PasswordCannotMatchUsername) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot match specifically blacklisted passwords (PasswordCannotMatchBlacklist) (suggest change on login)
  • Password must be less than 4,096 characters long (MaximalPasswordLength) (suggest change on login)
  • Password cannot be in the list of 100,000 most commonly used passwords. (PasswordNotInLargeBlacklist) (suggest change on login)