Reply to post: Re: No Lockouts? Really???

2FA? We've heard of it: White hats weirded out by lack of account security in enterprise


Re: No Lockouts? Really???

"aren't lockouts free?"

Not really. When you have lockouts, then you will inevitably lock out legitimate users, leading to a loss of work time. That is expensive.

(I'm not arguing that there shouldn't be a lockout policy, only that it comes with a cost.)

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