Unable To Get User's Correct Identity When Webcenter Is Configured With Active Directory As Wrong Attribute From AD Is Displayed As User Name (Doc ID 1129453.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 19, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.2.0 and later
Oracle Business Process Management Suite - Version 12.1.3.0.0 to 12.1.3.0.0 [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 24-Jan-2013***

Symptoms

After login to WebCenter Portal, the user name displayed and searchable is not the required value from Active Directory.

ie In Active Directory the correct user name is stored in sAMAccountName, but after WebCenter Login, the value from cn was displayed which is not correct.

Changes

Oracle WebCenter was configured with Active Directory as the LDAP identity store.

Cause

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