Password Policies

The following table explains Full Disk Encryption password policies.


Encryption Management for Apple FileVault and Encryption Management for Microsoft BitLocker do not require authentication and are not affected by authentication policies. Client, login, password, and authentication policies, or allowing the user to uninstall the Endpoint Encryption agent software only affects the Full Disk Encryption and File Encryption agents.

Table 1. Full Disk Encryption Password Policy Descriptions

Policy Name


Value Range and Default

Authentication Methods Allowed

Specify the allowed type(s) of authentication methods that can be used.

Fixed, ColorCode, Pin, Remote

Default: Fixed