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Cisco Bug: CSCuw54673 - PnP trace logs password in clear text to PnP log file

Last Modified

Oct 20, 2015

Products (1)

  • Cisco Application Deployment Engine

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Description (partial)

PnP trace logs password in clear text to PnP log file:
To device 2015-10-05 19:13:28
              [{reason,[],"take it easy"},

<pnp xmlns="urn:cisco:pnp" version="1.0" udi="PID:Unix,VID:,SN:113" usr="admin" pwd="cisco123">
<request correlator="CiscoPnP-1.0-322-219-F62B736C-319" version="1.0" xmlns="urn:cisco:pnp:backoff">
<reason>take it easy</reason>

Password should never be logged in any log file; either remove the password or mask it when logging.

PnP trace logging.
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