Types of Encrypted Passwords

Password Encryption | Cisco CCNA Exam | 200-125

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Which password types are encrypted?



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Out of the given options, only the "enable secret" password is encrypted, while the rest are sent in clear text.

Here is an explanation of each password type:

  1. SSH password: Secure Shell (SSH) is a protocol used for secure remote access to a network device. SSH password is encrypted while being sent across the network, which prevents unauthorized access to the device.

  2. Telnet password: Telnet is a protocol used