Computer- und Medienservice

Changing or reactivate password for your HU-Account

Deutsche Version
Rules for new password:
Info at least a length of 8 characters and at maximum a length of 20 characters
Info at least one letter (lower- or uppercase letter) ?
Info at least one number ?
Info at least one special character ?
Info no spaces at the beginning or the end of the new password
Info no language specific characters like German umlauts (ÄÖÜäöü) ?
Info no complete words when password is less than 12 characters long,no names and no part of your own name
Info no sequence of 4 of the same or adjoining characters of the alphabet ?
Info no simple keyboard pattern with more than 3 characters ?
Info the old and the new password have to differ
Info both new passwords have to be equal
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