IAM Password policy should have requirement for at least one uppercase character.

Explanation

, IAM account password policies should ensure that passwords content including at least one uppercase character.

Possible Impact

Short, simple passwords are easier to compromise

Suggested Resolution

Enforce longer, more complex passwords in the policy

Insecure Example

The following example will fail the aws-iam-require-uppercase-in-passwords check.

resource "aws_iam_account_password_policy" "bad_example" {
	# ...
	# require_uppercase_characters not set
	# ...
}

Secure Example

The following example will pass the aws-iam-require-uppercase-in-passwords check.

resource "aws_iam_account_password_policy" "good_example" {
	# ...
	require_uppercase_characters = true
	# ...
}

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