EM 12c: Agent Install Fails at Initialization Step With Error 'User authentication failed' (Doc ID 1580059.1)

Last updated on JULY 09, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.2.0 to 12.1.0.5.0 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Installing 12c Agent Installation failed at Initialization -> Remote validation step with below error:

2013-06-06_09-21-59:INFO: Jsch Valdation Failed Problem: User authentication failed. Recommendation: Ensure the provided user name and password are correct. Ensure that the property PasswordAuthentication is set to 'yes' in the SSHD configuration file (sshd_config) on the remote host.

Cause

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