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What Is Account Lockout?

Question asked by shblackwell on May 15, 2018

The new Version 17 of the FileMaker Platform contains a brand-new feature called Account Lockout.  This feature’s purpose is to help thwart brute force attacks against hosted files. Such attacks try a large number of passwords against an Account in an attempt to gain access to the file.

You can read more about this new feature and how it works here:

 

https://fmforums.com/blogs/entry/2013-what-is-account-lockout/

 

 

Steven H. Blackwell

Platinum Member Emeritus, FileMaker Business Alliance

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