Maybe you´re hitting this Bug: CSCtw98787 The ncs password ftpuser CLI command should enforce ftp-user parameter Symptom: The ncs password ftpuser command allows the username input to be anything and will accept that input without error: snx1-ncs-1/opsadmin# ncs password ftpuser testacct password Hello123 Initializing... Updating FTP password. This may take a few minutes... Successfully updated location ftp user But then attempt to login with that information, you get this: ftp snx1-ncs-1 Connected to snx1-ncs-1.cisco.com. 220 Service ready for new user User (snx1-ncs-1.cisco.com:(none)): testacct 331 User name okay, need password for testacct Password: 530 Access denied Connection closed by remote host. Conditions: ncs cli command, seen in versions 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206 and 220.127.116.11 Workaround: Must use the ncs passowrd ftpuser ftp-user password syntax to update the ftp-user account. While other input for username is allowed, it has no effect.
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