Resetting the Filr vaadmin password fails when using certain characters

  • 7018588
  • 03-Feb-2017
  • 07-Feb-2017


Micro Focus Filr 3.0


When resetting the password for the "vaadmin" user via the Appliance Configuration console (port 9443), the following characters are prevent the password from being updated:

( ) * < >

In addition, the following characters, if used in the vaadmin password prevent the vaadmin user from logging in to the appliance:

^ \


A fix for this issue is available in the Filr 3.1 Update.

Note: Since there is no 3.1 update for Filr Search or Filr MySQL appliances, this issue will be addressed on those appliances in the next patch update for these appliances.