rad_check_password cleartext?

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Tue Jun 17 16:40:21 CEST 2008

Neil Marjoram wrote:
> I have read some posts on this, and I'm sorry I don't really understand.
> 1. Am I transmitting clear text over the network?


> 2. If I need to worry, then can someone tell me which bit of the config
> I have to change as I grepped just about everything I could find, but
> found nothing!

  It means that something (maybe LDAP) is putting the "known good"
password into the User-Password attribute, and not the
Cleartext-Password attribute.

  For now, don't worry about it.  It's only a message to help people
migrate their configurations, and it has zero effect on a running server.

  Alan DeKok.

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