CySA+ CS0-001 – Q. 107


A business-critical application is unable to support the requirements in the current password policy because it does not allow the use of special characters. Management does not want to accept the risk of a possible security incident due to weak password standards. Which of the following is an appropriate means to limit the risks related to the application?

A. A compensating control
B. Altering the password policy
C. Creating new account management procedures
D. Encrypting authentication traffic