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"Auth exchange: Sending notification to peer: Authentication failed MyAuthMethod: Pre-shared secret" error Technical Level
Symptoms
  • This error is found in SmartLog: Auth exchange: Sending notification to peer: Authentication failed MyAuthMethod: Pre-shared secret.

  • These logs are found in the $FWDIR/log/vpnd.elg file:
    [ikev2] dbCommunityHandle::getPresharedSecret: No shared secret on the community.
    [ikev2] ikeSimpOrder::getPresharedSecret: No shared secret on the community (order 8113931, ref count 1).
    [ikev2] sign_with_shared_key: invalid key buffer
    [ikev2] ikeAuthExchange_r::validateAuthPayload: Validation of Auth payload failed.

Cause

There is a duplicate object configured for the remote peer.


Solution
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