Usage within pwd. reset service
10.2.1.4.4.2.3. Screen flow 3: Usage within password reset self-service

The 10.2.1.4. Password reset self-service asks for answers to verify the entered user name. Secret questions are one of several means that can be used to verify the username.

  • Step 1: Start password reset self-service on the login page (no screenshot)
  • Step 2: Enter user name:
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  • Step 3: Answer randomly chosen questions.
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    Stealth Mode

    Note that the system asks for answers even if the user does not exist! This is done to not reveal information about existing and non-existing user names.

  • Step 4: Proceed with password reset self-service (no screenshot).