"Authentication failure, check credential properties" error for local user from 12c
Last updated on MAY 23, 2017
Applies to:Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 126.96.36.199.0 to 188.8.131.52.0 [Release 12.1]
From Cloud Control navigate to Setup > Security > Named Credentials.
Now create a new credential for local user and provide the username/password.
Clicking on 'Test and Save' button gives following errors:
Authentication failure, check credential properties
Also doing validation from AGENT_BASE/sbin gives following errors:
LOG: Attempt PAM authentication for emagent service...PAM failed with error: Authentication failure !@#--!@#7#@!--#@![
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