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Cisco Bug: CSCvu49975 - Harmless errors "can't decode byte 0xa1 in position 1: invalid start byte" in credential manager svc

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Aug 25, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco DNA Center

Known Affected Releases

DNAC1.3.3.4

Description (partial)

Symptom:
Cisco DNA Center's credential-manager service's logs always show these errors:

decrypted = cipher.decrypt(encrypted).decode('utf-8')\nUnicodeDecodeError: 'utf-8' codec can't decode byte 0xa1 in position 1: invalid start byte"}

Conditions:
This was first reported in Cisco DNA Center 1.3.3.4, but observed in earlier releases, as well.
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