Does OUD Work With a Database Having Password Storage Scheme Other Than SHA-1, SSHA-1, or SHA-2 ?
Last updated on JANUARY 29, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Unified Directory - Version 220.127.116.11.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
By default users created in OUD have their password stored as Salted SHA-1 (SSHA-1). With one of these OUD users, we can successfully authenticate to an Oracle 10g/11g/12c database using a globally identified account.
However, for users with a stronger password storage scheme (like SHA-2 variants of SSHA-512 or SSHA-256), the following error is thrown on authentication
ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
How to configure the database and OUD to allow for a stronger password storage scheme than SSHA-1?
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