Password Policy Authentication Module Does Not Return Invalid Username Password (OAM-2) As Expected

(Doc ID 2049874.1)

Last updated on JUNE 06, 2017

Applies to:

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


When a user attempts to authenticate through the custom password policy authentication module with an invalid password, an OAM-4 error code (system error) is returned rather than the expected OAM-2 (invalid username/password) error code.  The password policy attributes are not updated.  When a correct username/password are used, the authentication works and the password policy attributes are successfully updated


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