Bug ID 441355: Enable change password within vmview client when password doesn't meet the AD policy requirements

Last Modified: Nov 07, 2022

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP APM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
11.4.1, 11.5.0, 11.5.1, 11.5.1 HF1, 11.5.1 HF10, 11.5.1 HF11, 11.5.1 HF2, 11.5.1 HF3, 11.5.1 HF4, 11.5.1 HF5, 11.6.0, 11.6.0 HF1, 11.6.0 HF2, 11.6.0 HF3

Fixed In:
12.0.0, 11.6.0 HF4, 11.5.1 HF6, 11.4.1 HF9

Opened: Dec 20, 2013
Severity: 3-Major


Previously VMWare View client hung/disconnected if the attempt to change an expired password had failed due to the AD policy requirements.


VMWare View client freezes/hangs, user gets confused.


User's password is expired but the new password provided doesn't meet the policy requirements.



Fix Information

Improved VMware View native client error reporting and prompting for the new password.

Behavior Change