You are required to change your CMS password every 30 days. When the 30 days are up, you will be notified at your next logon with
the following message:
LOGON (your CMS account # appears here)
ACFVLD017E The PASSWORD for your User ID (CONADM07) has EXPIRED
ACFAE4684W Recent passwords are not usable; password must be 5 to 8 characters
ACFAC2256R *** Please type in a NEW PASSWORD NOW ***
When you receive this message, simply type a new password. The new password
must not be any of the previous six passwords you have used. It must
be between 5 and 8 characters, and is NOT case sensitive. You
will be asked to retype the new password again for verification.
If you password has not expired and you would like to change it anyway, use the
electronic form below.
If you have forgotten your password, please call the Help Desk at (860) 846-HELP for assistance.
Changing Your Mainframe Account Password
Using the Web Interface to Change Your Password
Recently used passwords are not accepted. The password must be at least five
(5) characters and not more than eight (8) characters. The User ID cannot
be more than eight (8) characters.