Timeout Settings: OAM 11.1.2.1.0 - Common Settings Vs. OAM Agent

(Doc ID 1570076.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Access Manager - Version 11.1.2.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

What takes precedence: Session Lifetime under Common Settings or Max Session Time under OAM Agent config.

 Refererences

Common Session Settings
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http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E23943_01/doc.1111/e15478/session.htm#CACIHCAA

Session Lifetime
The amount of time, in minutes, that a user's authentication session remains valid. When the lifetime is reached, the session expires.
Default = 480 minutes

A value of 0 disables this timeout setting. Any value between -2147483648 and 2147483647 is allowed.
Note: Session data for an expired session is automatically deleted from the in-memory caches (or database).



OAM 11g and 10g WebGate Agent Elements and Defaults
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http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E17904_01/doc.1111/e15478/agents.htm#CIHFJGHE

Max Session Time

Maximum amount of time in seconds that a user's authentication session is valid, regardless of their activity. At the expiration of this session time, the user is re-challenged for authentication. This is a forced logout.
Default = 24 (hours)
A value of 0 disables this timeout setting.

 
 

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