Windows Agent does not decrypt encyrpted password

Document ID : KB000087410
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
N/A

The Windows job messenger cannot decrypt encrypted passwords.

Example:

0EMb0000001UfRF.png

The result is still the encrypted password:


0EMb0000001UfRK.png

 
Environment:
OS: Windows
OS Version: N/A
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: The Windows Job Messenger could not decrypt encrypted passwords beginning with two soft hyphens.
Resolution:

Update to a fix version listed below or a newer version if available.

 



Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Automation Engine 12.1.0 - Available
Automation Engine 12.0.2 - Available
Automation Engine 11.2.5 - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
Replace the soft hyphens with minus signs.

0EMb0000001UfRP.png
The result is the decrypted password:

0EMb0000001UfRU.png