[rabbitmq-discuss] Management plugin guest account login issue
mklishin at gopivotal.com
Wed Jun 4 08:59:18 BST 2014
On 4 June 2014 at 11:52:50, anate (ambatinr at hotmail.com) wrote:
> > I installed RabbitMQ and enabled Management plugin. I was able
> to login using
> localhost(http://localhost:15672/) 'guest' account.I changed
> the password
> after I logged in. But it doesn't work if I use the
> 'http://servername:15672'). It doesn't allow me to login.
> I am getting
> 'login failed'. It works if I login using localhost. How to resolve
> issue? Please let me know.
Starting with RabbitMQ 3.3, guest user can only log in from localhost by
The post links to the docs that explain how to re-enable the old behaviour but
you *really* should use a separate user for remote connections. Otherwise you
have an admin user with well-known credentials that connect from outside. Not
a great security decision.
Software Engineer, Pivotal/RabbitMQ
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