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BlueXP admin ID triggers MAV email alerts

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • BlueXP
  • Multi-admin Verification (MAV)


  • BlueXP triggers multiple emails from our systems requesting Multi-Admin approval for 
set -privilege diagnostic -confirmations off
  • This generates multiple emails similar to the following  

The cluster user 'admin' requests your approval of the following operation on cluster 'cluster':
 set -privilege diagnostic -confirmations off You have until 5/30/2023 07:32:45 to approve or veto the request.

In order to approve or veto this request, please visit the link below:

Or using the command in the CLI

To Approve:
 ::> security multi-admin-verify request approve 6

To Veto:
 ::> security multi-admin-verify request veto 6

  • From the cluster we see

cluster::> security multi-admin-verify request show -instance

     Request Index: 2
         Operation: set
             Query: -privilege diagnostic -confirmations off
             State: expired
Required Approvers: 1
 Pending Approvers: 1
   Approval Expiry: 5/30/2023 10:32:38
  Execution Expiry: -
         Approvals: -
       User Vetoed: -
           Vserver: svm
    User Requested: admin
      Time Created: 5/30/2023 06:32:38
     Time Approved: -
           Comment: -
   Users Permitted: admin

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