The first time that you access the portal you will need to:
Install the certificate Authority to the "Trusted
Root Certification Authority." This will provide a better
experience for users who access any IMDS secure Site.
Change your temporary password. The new password that you
select will need to follow these conventions:
The password must be 8 to 12 characters in length and
contain at least one numeral and one letter.
The UserID and Password are case sensitive, so be sure to
remember whether you use upper or lower case letters.
Update Your Profile: Select the "Update My Profile" link
under the "My Account" heading. Select the "Update Profile
Information" link. You must provide password reset
information to use the self-service password reset tool. Press the drop-down menu arrow
next to "Question" and select a challenge question from the
list. Enter your response in the box next to "Answer". Enter
the response again in the box "Repeat Answer". Record this
information in a secure location in case you need to refer
to it later. Press the "Save Changes" button. Navigate back
to the portal home page using the "Home" link at the top of
Password Changes: You may change your password any time that
you visit the portal home page. Select the "Change Password"
link under the "My Account" heading. Enter your current
password, enter your new password, confirm your new
password, and press the "Submit" button.
Password Expiration: IMDS security policy requires that
passwords be changed every 90 days. You can change it sooner
if you like. A notice will automatically remind you after 90
days. Passwords are not reissued, therefore you always need
to enter a new one after the expiration date.
Password Reset: If you forget or lose your password,
please Contact IMDS.
Customers, partners, suppliers:
These password reset options will only work if you have
updated your profile information to include password reset
information as described above.