Initiator Chap Auth Failed

Publication Date:  2013-12-25 Views:  276 Downloads:  0
Issue Description

Customer Need to create a secure Initiator by adding CHAP Authentication to the initiator , to avoid any other Host to be config with the Same IP and Same IQN to access the LUN 
Alarm Information
Authentication Failed 

Handling Process
Recongif the CHAP Authentication once more but when When setting the user name of CHAP authentication, note the following:
• The CHAP name must be unique.
• The CHAP name consists of alphabetic letters or numbers.
• The CHAP name ranges from 4 to 25 characters.


When setting the password of CHAP authentication, note the following:
• The CHAP password contains 12 to 16 characters, and must not start with hyphen.
• The password must contain at least two of the following four types of characters: uppercase letters, lowercase letters, digits and special characters (` ~ ! @ # $ % ^ & * ( ) - _ = + \ | [ { } ] ; : ' " , < . > / ?).
• The password must not be the same as the user name or mirror writing of the user name.
Root Cause
The CHAP name is not properly config 

CHAP Name
This parameter indicates the user name for CHAP authentication.
After CHAP authentication is enabled on the storage system, the CHAP user name is required for accessing the storage system through the application server.


When setting the user name of CHAP authentication, note the following:
• The CHAP name must be unique.
• The CHAP name consists of alphabetic letters or numbers.
• The CHAP name ranges from 4 to 25 characters.
Suggestions
None

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