password configuration-control

The password configuration-control command globally enables or disables the Password Complexity feature.


password configuration-control
no password configuration-control


Enables the Password Complexity feature to follow the UCR-2008 standard. The no option disables the password complexity feature.



Disables the Password Complexity feature.


This command has the following prerequisites:

  • The manager’s password must be configured. You can configure the manager’s password using the password manager command.

  • You must set the minimum length of the password to a value greater than or equal to the sum-of-compositions. Since the sum of the default value of compositions is 8, the minimum length of the password must be at least 8. You can set this value with the password minimum-length command.

  • The WebUI and REST interface must be disabled.