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Bad Password Count Cached in (Doc ID 1544532.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
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Active Directory (AD) bad password count is used to verify if a user is locked out (due to too many incorrect password entries) but it seems to be cached as the count stays at zero even when AD shows a higher number.

The code used is the following:

Is there a way to bypass this cache to make sure that the AD bad password count retrieved is always up-to-date?


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