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Cisco Bug: CSCvv82573 - The script "" does not handle dollar signal properly

Last Modified

Sep 30, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco Policy Suite for Mobile

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Description (partial)

After changing the password for a user, using a password with dollar signal "$", it cannot log into any CPS GUI.

1. Login to CLUSTER MANAGER as root
2. Execute the script ""
2.1. Enter the username
2.2. Enter the password twice (create one using dollar signal, example: "abcd$1234")
3. Try to login to any CPS’ GUI (Control Center, Policy Builder or Central) with the username and password above
*** If you use ?abcd$1234?, the login will be denied
*** If you use ?abcd?, the login will be allowed (everything after the $ was ignored by the script)
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