Article ID: 126160, created on Jul 12, 2015, last review on Jul 12, 2015

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo 6.0


Authentification failure error occurs when connecting to pstorage-iscsi target.

The following message can be found in system event log

Log Name:      System
Source:        iScsiPrt
Date:          5/25/2015 9:26:08 PM
Event ID:      35
Task Category: None
Level:         Error
Keywords:      Classic
User:          N/A
Computer:      pcw
Target CHAP secret is smaller than the minimum size (12 bytes) required by the spec.


CHAP secret should meet password complexity requirements: For Windows initiators, the CHAP secret length must be a minimum of 12 characters and a maximum of 16 characters.


Change pstorage-iscsi account password to meet Windows initiators requirements:

#pstorage-iscsi account-set -u -p

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