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Cisco Bug: CSCta05979 - WLC can't do LDAP auth with AD when AD messages contain searchResRef

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Mar 01, 2018

Products (1)

  • Cisco 5500 Series Wireless Controllers

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LDAP authentication doesn't work when the base DN is set to the DC itself, i.e. to the root of the tree.


WLC doing LDAP directly (no ACS).
Happens only when server is Active Directory.
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