000035657 - Active Directory users cannot log in after upgrading to RSA NetWitness Logs & Packets 11.0

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Article Number000035657
Applies ToRSA Product Set: NetWitness Logs & Packets, Security Analytics
RSA Product/Service Type: Administration Server, UI
RSA Version: 11.0
IssueAfter upgrading to RSA NetWitness Logs & Packets 11.0 (,, à the Active Directory users are no longer able to log in.
CauseThe issue occurs if customers have migrated authentication providers and users by clicking on the Migrate button within the UI (AdminàSecurityàSettings) after upgrade from to and then from to and before applying the patch.
ResolutionThis issue has been fixed in version and later.
  1. Connect to the Administration Server via SSH.
  2. Run the command below at the command line. The prompt for a password will be for the deploy_admin user password. This password was specified during the bootstrap process of the Administration Server.

mongo -u deploy_admin -p --authenticationDatabase admin --eval 'db.getSiblingDB("security-server").user.updateMany({ type: "Pam" }, { $set: { type: "Unknown", accountProviderId: null } })'

Example Output from the Command:
User-added image