The minimum requirements to have an account within the Widen Collective are to provide a first name, last name, and a valid email address. The Secure Sockets Layer protocol used in the site requires each user to have his or her own account that is accessible with a unique username and password.
Most sites require the following password security, although some sites have custom requirements that are displayed on pages that require password changes. Passwords:
- Are case sensitive
- Must be a minimum of eight characters in length
- Cannot contain <, >, or /
- Must have a minimum special characters requirement of one uppercase and one lowercase character
- Cannot be repeated