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Advice On Securing Link Between Oracle Waveset To Directory Server (Doc ID 2058580.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 19, 2016

Applies to:

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


When user changes their password on Active Directory, the password sync software sends the password to Oracle Waveset ( and is protected by SSL encryption. Once the password has been received by Oracle Waveset, it then provisions the password to a Oracle Directory Server (Version

The transmission of the password from OW to ODS seems to be in clear text.

What is the best way to encrypt the password during transit?


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