#6633 IPA replica install log shows password in plain text
Closed: Fixed None Opened 5 years ago by jcholast.

Ticket was cloned from Red Hat Bugzilla (product Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7): Bug 1415652

Description of problem:

[root@server1 ~]# ipa-replica-install -p SimpleSample123
Configuring client side components
Using existing certificate '/etc/ipa/ca.crt'.
Discovery was successful!
Client hostname: server1.testrelm.test
DNS Domain: testrelm.test
IPA Server: server1.testrelm.test
BaseDN: dc=testrelm,dc=test

[root@server1 ~]# grep SimpleSample123 /var/log/ipareplica-install.log
2017-01-23T11:04:10Z DEBUG args=/usr/sbin/ipa-client-install --unattended
--no-ntp --password SimpleSample123

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
as above

Actual results:
Password show in plain text in log file

Expected results:
Password should be masked as other passwords are masked.


  • 054c1e0 replica install: do not log host OTP

Metadata Update from @jcholast:
- Issue assigned to jcholast
- Issue set to the milestone: FreeIPA 4.5

5 years ago

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