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Cisco Bug: CSCup62927 - ENH : ASA-CX should support stronger authentication for LDAP binding

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Aug 19, 2016

Products (1)

  • Cisco ASA Next-Generation Firewall Services

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Description (partial)

On trying to bind to LDAP  directory server from the PRSM, get the following error -

Connection failed with error. Failed binding to LDAP directory

In the logs captured from the CX, you will see  the following in the adi.log file -

2014-06-26 19:53:29,016 ERROR vdi.daemon           - ldapbind: Strong(er) authentication required
2014-06-26 19:53:29,016 ERROR vdi.daemon           - auth: Strong(er) authentication required(ldap://

ASA CX doesn't support stronger authentication currently

ASA  5512 running CX version
Microsoft Windows 2008 Server Active Directory using strong authentication 

Attempting to bind to the LDAP directory
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