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Disable the PKI Auth that requires a user to change password QCCR1B141966

Disable the PKI Auth that requires a user to change password QCCR1B141966

I did find a way to set the password for the individual users, and they can change them themselves, even when PKI is enabled. This might be an acceptable workaround for individual users using the API, but for things that are automated from system to system, like UCMDB, we really need a service account.

It requires:

  1. disable PKI
  2. restart NA
  3. change password for a user such an API user
  4. re-enable PKI
  5. restart NA

While all this is going on every other user will be denied access

Not a good solution for a security hardened production enviroment.

ADDITIONAL INFO FROM THE ENHANCEMENT REQUEST DOC:

Customer symptom

Disable the property that a user must change password at next logon.

Workaround

Disable PKI auth, change the password, logout, login with the system account, change the password when prompted, logout, login with admin account, edit system account to set password to never expire, and then re-enable PKI Auth

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