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Cisco Bug: CSCuj92835 - N7k - Wrong error message when creating new user account using tacacs

Last Modified

Feb 27, 2018

Products (5)

  • Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 10-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 4-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 18-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 9-Slot Switch

Known Affected Releases

6.1(4) 6.2(5)

Description (partial)

If you authenticate via tacacs and the server permits all commands for your role the following error message is seen when attempting to create a new user:
"Secure password mode is enabled. Please use "change-passwd" CLI to change the password."

User has been authenticated via tacacs server, the server permits all commands for this user and user is in role vdc-operator
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