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Forbidden Passwords IT policy rule


This rule specifies the passwords that a BlackBerry® device user cannot use. Separate multiple passwords with a comma (,).

Default value

The default value is a null value.


By default, a BlackBerry device prevents users from configuring passwords that use a natural sequence of characters or numbers. If a user inserts a symbol into a natural sequence, a BlackBerry device can use the password.

Minimum requirements

  • Java® based BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry® Application Suite version 1.0
  • BlackBerry® Device Software version 4.1
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.0 SP2


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