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Description

  • Events are not flowing from SolarWinds to ServiceNow instance using the SolarWinds Connector instance.
  • Test Connector throws the error -Connection test failed: Method failed: (/SolarWinds/InformationService/v3/Json/Query) with code: 403 - Forbidden username/password combo



Release or Environment

  • Instance enabled with Event Management Plugin

Cause

  • MID Server is unable to decrypt the password, issue with the encryption keys shared between instance and MID Server.

Resolution

  • Validate the credentials used for the SolarWinds Integration and update the credentials.
  • Invalidate and Re-Validate the mid server to ensure the credentials are parsed correctly by the mid server.
  • Invalidate the mid server using the UI action - "Invalidate" on the mid server form.
  • Re-Validate the mid server using the UI action - "Validate" on the mid server form.
  • Click on Test Connector on the Solaris Winds Connector Instance, the connection to the Solar Winds would be established and the events would be processed as expected.

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Last Updated:2020-10-22 22:11:29
Published:2020-10-19
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