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OIM 11g Active Directory SSL Connectivity Fails with "ConnectionException: simple bind failed" (Doc ID 1316185.1)

Last updated on JULY 04, 2017

Applies to:

Identity Manager Connector - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
**Checked for relevance on 31-Jul-2014**


An attempt to configure SSL connection after setting up SSL for AD, and then running AD Trusted Reconciliation fails.

com.thortech.xl.exception.ConnectionException: simple bind failed:[[
at com.thortech.xl.integration.ActiveDirectory.tcADUtilLDAPController.connectToAvailableAD(Unknown Source)
at com.thortech.xl.integration.ActiveDirectory.tcADUtilLDAPController.searchResultPageEnum(Unknown Source)
at com.thortech.xl.schedule.tasks.ActiveDirectoryReconTask.performReconciliation(Unknown Source)
at com.thortech.xl.schedule.tasks.ActiveDirectoryReconTask.execute(Unknown Source)
at com.thortech.xl.scheduler.tasks.SchedulerBaseTask.execute(
at oracle.iam.scheduler.vo.TaskSupport.executeJob(
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(
at oracle.iam.scheduler.impl.quartz.QuartzJob.execute(


perform all post configuration steps.

2.3.4 Configuring SSL for Microsoft Active Directory


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