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"IllegalArgumentException: Password value must be an instance of GuardedString" Error When Changing Password Using Forgot Password Link (Doc ID 2068090.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2021

Applies to:

Identity Manager - Version to [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


A provisioned account password is not updated when the user change his/her password through forgot password link on the oim login page.

The below error message is reported in OIM logs:


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