Kerberos Timeout Authentication Error in JDK 1.6.0_20 or Higher

(Doc ID 1282472.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Weblogic Server - Version: 10.3 and later   [Release: and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After upgrading the JVM to 1.6.0_20 or above (either Sun HotSpot or JRockit), authorized Kerberos users receive an authentication error. The error message log says something like:

[Krb5LoginModule] authentication failed
Receive timed out
...
<Debug> <SecurityAtn> <BEA-000000> <Exception com.bea.common.security.internal.utils.negotiate.NegotiateTokenException: GSSException: No valid credentials provided (Mechanism level: Attempt to obtain new ACCEPT credentials failed!)

Cause

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