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3044376 - Enhanced External Password Policy Configuration - Recruiting Management


With the 2105 release, the password policy for external candidates and agency users has been enhanced to improve the security of the candidate accounts and Agency user accounts.

The enhancement includes increasing the minimum password length and limiting the lock-out threshold.

Note this enhancement doesn’t impact external candidates and Agency users trying to log in to their existing accounts.


SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management (RCM)


For more information on the feature please refer to the implementation guide : 

Managing External Password Policy

Password and Login Policy Settings for External Candidates and Agencies

Know Limitations:

Changes to the password policy configuration can take up to 24 hours to get replicated on the External Career Site. 


Password, Policy, External Password, Minimum Password Length, Security Configuration, RCM-63284. , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-ADM , Admin Center, RBP, Permissions and Settings , Product Enhancement


SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions