Bug ID 467847: passphrase visible in audit log

Last Modified: May 29, 2024

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

Fixed In:
11.6.0, 11.5.4 HF3

Opened: Jun 18, 2014

Severity: 2-Critical


With audit logging enabled, you notice that after updating a password for an account it is visible in /var/log/audit


Password is visible in the audit log.


This occurs when audit logging is enabled.


Disable audit logging.

Fix Information

The password is no longer logged in the audit log.

Behavior Change

Guides & references

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