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While debugging an issue with Windows 7/IE8 and NTLM authentication with our proxy server, noticed that wireshark (observed in versions 1.2.5 and 1.4.0) is truncating the domain name and username in NTLMSSP_AUTH messages to the first letter of each. So... instead of showing the full domain of MYDOMAIN it lists only "M" and instead of showing the full username USERID, it only lists "U".

This is specific to the NTLMSSP_AUTH (NTLM message type 3) message.

That lead us down the WRONG path troubleshooting-wise... Can you please fix?

asked 22 Sep '10, 14:08

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Would you be so kind to add a bug report at ? It would really help us fix this problem if you also attach a tracefile there that shows this behavior.

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answered 22 Sep '10, 15:44

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