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  1. MariaDB MaxScale
  2. MXS-581

Only the first 8 characters of passwords are used

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed (View Workflow)
    • Priority: Blocker
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.2.1
    • Fix Version/s: 1.4.0
    • Component/s: maxadmin
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      Description

      Only the first 8 characters of a password are checked:

      [ec2-user@ip-172-31-47-243 ~]$ maxadmin -u perm_admin -p password add user geoff thispasswordislong
      User geoff has been successfully added.
      [ec2-user@ip-172-31-47-243 ~]$ maxadmin -u geoff -p thispass -h 127.0.0.1 show users
      Administration interface users:
      Users table data
      Hashtable: 0x350b2b0, size 52
              No. of entries:         2
              Average chain length:   0.0
              Longest chain length:   1
      User names: perm_admin, geoff
      [ec2-user@ip-172-31-47-243 ~]$ maxadmin -u geoff -p thispas -h 127.0.0.1 show users
      Failed to connect to MaxScale. Incorrect username or password.

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            Assignee:
            markus makela markus makela
            Reporter:
            GeoffMontee Geoff Montee
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