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AAF Authentication fails with " (quotation mark) in password

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Environment

Advanced Authentication Framework
AAF 5.5
Radius method

Situation

Unable to authenticate through AAF Radius server with " in password
User can't log in using username and password using the AAF radius method
Problem occurs when LDAP password contains a " (quotation mark) 

Resolution

Bug report has been entered.

Workaround:  Change the LDAP password to not include a " (quotation mark)

Cause

The problem is in FreeRADIUS, which is used for the AAF Radius Server.  
We don't have a list, but it is possible that some other special characters my also not work. 

Status

Reported to Engineering

Disclaimer

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  • Document ID:7018996
  • Creation Date:16-MAY-17
  • Modified Date:16-MAY-17
    • NovellAdvanced Authentication

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