How to descript authentication conversation between Packetshaper and TACACS+ using Wireshark

FAQ ID:    FAQ894
Version:    1.0
Status:    Published
Published date:    07/15/2010


First of all, run a packet capture based on inbound/localhost and outbound/localhost.  Open the packet trace using Wireshark.  Enter the shared secret in

Edit > Preferences > Protocols > TACACS+Encryption Key

Enter the shared secret in it and click on apply.  Now the packet trace should be decripted and both authentication and authorization processes are in clear text. 


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