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Changing the RabbitMQ default guest account password.

Question asked by RSA Admin Employee on Feb 16, 2015
Latest reply on Feb 16, 2015 by RSA Admin

Has anyone had any success with changing the default RabbitMQ account password on the Security Analytics Server/Broker?


I have attempted to change it from "guest"/"guest" with the following command on all systems:

rabbitmqctl change_password guest newpassword


Also edited the "guest" password in the following files:






Restarted all services but still am not able to figure out why I am getting the following error in the log file /var/log/rabbitmq/sa@localhost.log:

=ERROR REPORT==== 16-Feb-2015::19:04:29 ===

closing AMQP connection <0.1930.0> ( ->



                             "PLAIN login refused: user 'guest' - invalid credentials",



Not sure where else this guest password could be hiding as its either a default credential that is not apart of the configurations or hard coded somewhere in the system.