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Cisco Bug: CSCsg39295 - Syslog Displays Password if SCP or FTP Selected in CISCO-COPY-CONFIG-MIB

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Aug 16, 2017

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  • Cisco IOS

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Symptoms: Password information may be displayed in a syslog message as follows:

%SYS-5-CONFIG_I: Configured from scp://userid:password@ by console

Conditions: This symptom is observed when using SNMP to modify a configuration by means of the CISCO-CONFIG-COPY-MIB; selection of ConfigCopyProtocol of SCP or FTP may result in the password being exposed in a syslog message.
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