Checks to ensure that IAM password policy requires a symbol. AWS IAM (Identity & Access Management) allows customers to secure AWS console access. As a security best practice, customers must have strong password policies in place.
This CLI command requires 'iam:UpdateAccountPasswordPolicy' permission. Successful execution will update the password policy to set the minimum password length to 14, require lowercase, uppercase, symbol, allow users to reset password, cannot reuse the last 24 passwords and password expiration to 90 days.
There are 8 standards that are applicable to this policy: