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Re: caching_sha2_password
Posted by: Mike Lischke
Date: November 22, 2018 02:11AM

You must use the latest Workbench version to be able to access new MySQL 8 accounts, as `caching_sha2_password` is enabled by default for these accounts. Alternatively, you can disable this authentication plugin, but I don't recommend this as it lowers security.

Mike Lischke, MySQL Developer Tools
Oracle Corporation

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November 02, 2018 09:51AM
Re: caching_sha2_password
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