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Cisco Bug: CSCvs71593 - BAT Job Sceduler Log file reveals SSH Secure Shell Password in plain text

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Sep 18, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CallManager)

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BAT Job Sceduler Log file reveals SSH Secure Shell Password in plain text

1)Login to CCMAdmin.
2)Access the path Device->Phone and add the Phones of any type that supports Secure Shell User and Secure Shell Password.
3)Access the path Bulk Administration->Phones->Update Phones->Query. In Find and List Phones To Update page, select the phones added above and click on Next button.
4)Provide Secure Shell User and Secure Shell Password and select Run Immediately radio button followed by click on Submit button.
5)Warning message displayed below is seen
"You have added SSH/Web credentials. It is advisable to enable the TFTP Encrypted Config option on the Phone Security Profile configuration for the endpoint. Otherwise, these credentials can be exposed. <br> Note: Enabling TFTP Encrypted Config will prevent off-premise MRA devices from completing CAPF operations. These devices will need to be registered on-premise before being deployed over MRA."
5)In Job Sceduler page for the job added, make sure Job Result Status is Success. Log file indicates Secure Shell Password in Plain text
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