Set or Update the Security Questions for a Directory Passphrase

Security questions can be used to access your account in the event of a forgotten passphrase or lock out.

  1. Go to University of Maryland Directory page. Click Security Questions. Do not click the back key on the browser window while you work through the Directory ID pages.
  2. Enter your Directory ID and passphrase
  3. Select Questions 1-3 and enter new answers for those questions. Keep the Security Answers simple so that you are best able to remember them.
  4. Click Update Security Questions.

Password security questions

  1. You will receive a notice stating that Your Directory Passphrase Security Questions have been set. From this point, these are the questions that will appear whenever you request Directory information.