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Setting up Your Security Question

When you access WFDSS for the first time, you will be asked to select a security question and answer. Your security question helps to validate your identity in case you need the system or Help Desk to reset your password. This question should be something that only you know the answer to, but can easily remember.

Note: The security question answer is case insensitive.When you incorrectly answer your Security Answer five times, you must wait 30 minutes before requesting a new password reset.

To set up your security question:

  1. Login to WFDSS for the first time. The Change Password page opens.
  2. Change your password from the system-generated password. Once you click, Change Password, the Create a Security Question page appears.
  3. Select a security question from the drop-down list.
  4. Enter the response to the question.
  5. Re-enter your response.
  6. Click Save. A message appears confirming that your security question/answer has been changed.

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User Profile

To set up your security question:

See Also

About the My Home page

WFDSS User Roles

Requesting an Account

Logging into WFDSS

Finding Your User Name

Changing Your Password

Requesting an Automated Password Reset

Understanding Locked User Accounts

Changing Your Security Question

Answering the Security Question

Viewing Your Activities

Updating Your Contact Information

Creating a Duplicate Account

Justifying a New User Profile

Requesting Additional User Roles

Changing Your System Preferences

About Fly-out Menus


Field Descriptions

Glossary Resources

Spatial Data Reference

Landscape Data Source Reference

Relative Risk Reference

Organization Assessment Reference

Fire Behavior Reference

About the WFDSS Decision Editors