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EM 13c: Error in Database Target Home Page in Enterprise Manager 13c Cloud Control after Changing DBSNMP Password: Invalid Username/Password (Doc ID 2304836.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2021

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The dbsnmp user password has been changed in the monitoring Credentials for a database target in Enterprise Manager 13.1 Cloud Control.
This change subsequently results in the following error:

Invalid username/password

The problem is the RAC database target continues to report "Invalid username/password" alerts for the next 20 minutes.  
If the database profile to limit failed login attempts was set, the account would be locked.






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