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Oracle Access Manager 11g R2PS3 (OAM Password Policy Throws Error Before User Submits Credentials "Authentication Failed" or "An incorrect Username or Password was specified" (Doc ID 2318433.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 02, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Access Manager - Version and later
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Configured Oracle Access Manager Password Policy using the following documentation:

Fusion Middleware Administrator's Guide for Oracle Access Management
24 Using Password Policy

Accessing a resource protected by the "PasswordPolicyValidationScheme" Authentication Scheme displays the OAM login page, but an error is thrown before any credentials are input.

OAM Managed Server runtime log (generated from ./ <OAM_SERVER>) contains the following error when accessing the protected resource:



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