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Cisco Bug: CSCuo22146 - ACS 5.5 Admin GUI logged out with "\" in username when running report

Last Modified

Nov 27, 2020

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  • Cisco Secure Access Control Server Solution Engine

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Description (partial)

Admin user is kicked out of their GUI session when they attempt to run a report from ACS 5.5.
Upon getting logged out of their admin gui session abruptly, the resulting log-in page displays a warning:
 "Session timed out. Please login again."
This effectively prohibits the admin user from running any reports in ACS.

Seen with ACS 5.5
Only observed when the Admin username contains a backslash character "\"
The admin account can be either local to ACS or an external account (such as AD).
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