The settings on this page can only be configured at the Global level.

The Console Security – General settings page lets you enforce some additional security surrounding logins to your AirWatch Console environment. When the number of failed logins exceeds a specific amount, you can enforce High Alert Mode. This mode displays a captcha for any administrators attempting to log in for a set duration of time.

  • Current Setting – Select whether to Inherit or Override the displayed settings. Inherit means use the settings of the current organization group's parent OG, while Override enables the settings for editing so you can modify the current OG's settings directly.

Strict Mode

Setting Description
Strict Mode Active Select this option to enforce High Alert mode with preset parameters.

High Alert Mode

Setting Description
Active Select this option to enable High Alert Mode when the following parameters are met.
Allowed Failed Logins Enter the number of allowed failed login attempts. Any failed attempts exceeding this number triggers Captcha authentication.
Duration (mins) Enter the amount of time in minutes that the Captcha authentication system is enforced.

Captcha Settings

Setting Description
Captcha Enabled Select this option to enable the Captcha authentication safeguard mechanism. Please be aware that disabling Captcha may weaken the overall security. You are accepting the potential risks if you disable the Captcha.
  • Child Permission – Select the available behavior of child organization groups that exist below the currently selected organization group. Inherit only means child OGs are only allowed to inherit these settings. Override only means they override the settings, and Inherit or Override means you can choose to inherit or override settings in child OGs that exist below the currently selected OG.