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Cisco Bug: CSCtb94236 - NXOS allows local authentication when ACS returns External db error

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Feb 22, 2014

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  • Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

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NXOS configured for TACACS authentication, when ACS returns error code "External DB reports error condition" NXOS authenticates users locally interpreting the error as ACS unreachable 

NXOS configured for AAA, and user account present locally and on external db
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