Reverting Self Service Password Reset Digest Authentication to Windows Authentication. (Doc ID 1540288.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Enterprise Single Sign-On Suite Plus - Version 11.1.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Reviewed for currency on 01-Oct-2014

Goal

In Version 11.1.2.0.0 and above, the Self Service Password Reset (SSPR) server Enrollment virtual directory is configured with Digest Authentication instead of Windows Integrated authentication.  This was a security improvement that requires users to authenticate before enrolling to SSPR. Windows Integrated authentication allowed anyone with access to the session to start enrollment without authentication.

Is it possible to revert SSPR server to utilize Windows Integrated authentication instead of the default Digest authentication on the Enrollment Client site so that users will not be prompted to input their Windows username and password when they are attempting to Auto-Enroll during logon?

Solution

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