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Cisco Bug: CSCvi72872 - Router supports weak passwords, secret password defaults to type 7

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Jun 13, 2018

Products (1)

  • Cisco Carrier Routing System

Known Affected Releases

6.5.1.BASE

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Symptom:
Type 0, 7 and 5 passwords are supported. 

When configuring a username, if calling the 'secret' keyword, password is displayed in 'show run' output as type 7.

Conditions:
Configuring a username and password or secret password on ASR9K
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