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How to get the Password history for Target Accounts

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Article ID: 187941

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Products

CA Privileged Access Manager (PAM) CA Privileged Access Manager - Cloakware Password Authority (PA) CA Privileged Access Manager - Server Control (PAMSC)

Issue/Introduction

Hello Team,


We had a situation, The accounts managed by PAM on a server became unsynced, resulting in password mismatch and server got locked, Is there a way we can extract the password history of the target account from PAM.

Can you check and help us on this issue.


-Naveen

Environment

Release : 3.3

Component : PRIVILEGED ACCESS MANAGEMENT

Resolution

View Password History from the UI
Follow these steps:
 
Select 
Credentials, Manage Targets, Accounts
. The Target Accounts page appears with a list of existing accounts.

In the account list, select the account for which you want to view the password history. The Account Details page appears.
 
Select the View History icon (a blue clock with a counter-clockwise arrow) located to the right of the Password field. The Password History page appears showing password change history.
 


Additional Information

https://techdocs.broadcom.com/content/broadcom/techdocs/us/en/ca-enterprise-software/layer7-privileged-access-management/privileged-access-manager/3-3-2/implementing/protect-privileged-account-credentials/set-up-password-composition-and-view-policies/make-a-request-to-view-a-password.html