Password in Radius Debug

Ari El ari.reads at
Wed Mar 17 00:16:25 CET 2010

Alan DeKok-2 wrote:
> Cody Jarrett wrote:
>> I notice the password during supplicant connects to the radius server 
>> are displayed in plain text. Is there a way to disable this?
>   No.  Anyone who can run the server in debugging mode can access the
> passwords via another method.
>   If you don't want the passwords visible, post-process the output of
> debugging mode to remove the passwords.
>   Alan DeKok.
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I was wondering if there is a configuration option to control the level of
debugging. Basically I was also looking for a way to prevent passwords from
showing up when "freeradius -X" is used. 

I understand older versions didn't have this ability. Did this change in
newer freeradius versions?


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