Account Lockout Mechanism
Account lockout mechanisms are an essential security measure used to protect user accounts from brute force attacks.Account lockout mechanism is implemented for enhancing the security and decrease the risk of unauthorized access.
When user tries to login with inccorect credentials, after the specified number of attempts[default 3] the account gets locked automatically.
The user will receive an email notification that their account has been locked
To unlock the account user have to contact admin.
Admin will have list of locked users in Admin Console under Security Tab.
- To unlock the user, need to click on the toggle.
6. Once the admin unlocks the account, the user will be able to log in to the platform.