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WLST Failed Authentication at connect() When Stopping WebLogic Server (Doc ID 1293284.1)

Last updated on MARCH 26, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 28-Jul-2016***


Reports have occurred that users are unable to stop WebLogic Server using with the following error:

Connecting to t3://hostname.domainname:2001 with userid {AES}qFA3rQexfsasfgjdf560srqyGQ15UNglcziS0uR1yJQw= ...
This Exception occurred at Wed Feb 02 16:31:32 PST 2011.
javax.naming.AuthenticationException [Root exception is java.lang.SecurityException: User: {AES}qFA3rQexfsasfgjdf560srqyGQ15UNglcziS0uR1yJQw, failed to be authenticated.]
at weblogic.jndi.internal.ExceptionTranslator.toNamingException(
at weblogic.jndi.WLInitialContextFactoryDelegate.toNamingException(
at weblogic.jndi.WLInitialContextFactoryDelegate.pushSubject(
at weblogic.jndi.WLInitialContextFactoryDelegate.newContext(
at weblogic.jndi.WLInitialContextFactoryDelegate.getInitialContext(
at weblogic.jndi.Environment.getContext(


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