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Cisco Bug: CSCuj74939 - 5.0.3 has issue of Tacacs + authentication

Last Modified

Feb 27, 2015

Products (1)

  • Cisco Videoscape Distribution Suite Transparent Caching

Known Affected Releases

5.0.3

Description (partial)

Symptom:
The issue is with inability to use Tacscs+ authentication when accessing VDS-TC Manager via UI, Tacacs+ based authentication isn't operational.

Conditions:
The reason is that in 5.0.3 we have few entries missing in few apache config file:
Following are the config files and the missing entries marked in red:

/etc/apache2/httpd.conf

<Location /graphs/>
  AuthType Basic
  AuthBasicProvider file tacacs
  AuthName "Management"
  AuthUserFile /usr/www/.users
  Require valid-user
</Location>

<Location /graphs/dev/>
  AuthType Basic
  AuthBasicProvider file tacacs
  AuthName "Management"
  AuthUserFile /usr/www/.users
  Require valid-user
</Location>

<Location /graphs/qoe/>
  AuthType Basic
  AuthBasicProvider file tacacs
  AuthName "Management"
  AuthUserFile /usr/www/.users
  Require valid-user
</Location>


In the following file the highlighted command is missing:
/etc/apache2/default-server.conf

<Directory "/srv/www/cgi-bin">

    AuthType Basic
        AuthBasicProvider file tacacs
        AuthName "Management"
        AuthUserFile /usr/www/.users
        Require valid-user

        AllowOverride None
        Options +ExecCGI -Includes
        Order allow,deny
        Allow from all

</Directory>
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