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OBIEE 12c: After Weblogic Admin <PASSWORD> Changed Error Occurred: "Authentication denied Boot identity not valid" (Doc ID 2650671.1)

Last updated on MARCH 29, 2020

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.1.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) 12.2.1.3.0 version, unable to start the admin server after Weblogic admin <PASSWORD> was changed.

 

In AdminServer.log, below traces found,

<Critical> <WebLogicServer> <HOSTNAME> <AdminServer> <main> <> [partition-name: DOMAIN] >  <Server subsystem failed. Reason: A Multi Exception has 6 exceptions.

  1. weblogic.security.SecurityInitializationException: Authentication denied: Boot identity not valid. The user name or <password> or both from the boot identity file (boot.properties) is not valid. The boot identity may have been changed since the boot identity file was created. Please edit and update the boot identity file with the proper values of <username> and <password>. The first time the updated boot identity file is used to start the server, these new values are encrypted.
  2. java.lang.IllegalStateException: Unable to perform operation: post construct on weblogic.security.SecurityService
  3. java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: While attempting to resolve the dependencies of weblogic.jndi.internal.RemoteNamingService errors were found
  4. java.lang.IllegalStateException: Unable to perform operation: resolve on weblogic.jndi.internal.RemoteNamingService
  5. java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: While attempting to resolve the dependencies of weblogic.deployment.DeploymentRegistrationService errors were found
  6. java.lang.IllegalStateException: Unable to perform operation: resolve on weblogic.deployment.DeploymentRegistrationService

 Other traces found related: 

Caused By: weblogic.security.SecurityInitializationException: Authentication denied: Boot identity not valid. The user name or password or both from the boot identity file (boot.properties) is not valid. The boot identity may have been changed since the boot identity file was created. Please edit and update the boot identity file with the proper values of username and <password>. The first time the updated boot identity file is used to start the server, these new values are encrypted.

at weblogic.security.service.CommonSecurityServiceManagerDelegateImpl.doBootAuthorization(CommonSecurityServiceManagerDelegateImpl.java:1152)

at weblogic.security.service.CommonSecurityServiceManagerDelegateImpl.postInitialize(CommonSecurityServiceManagerDelegateImpl.java:1272)

Caused By: javax.security.auth.login.FailedLoginException: [Security:090938]Authentication failure: The specified user failed to log in. javax.security.auth.login.FailedLoginException: [Security:090302]Authentication Failed: User specified user denied at com.bea.common.security.utils.ExceptionHandler.throwFailedLoginException(ExceptionHandler.java:62)

 

Changes

 Weblogic Admin user <PASSWORD> was changed.

Cause

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