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Incorrect Error Message Displayed for Expired Password (Doc ID 2400499.1)

Last updated on MAY 24, 2018

Applies to:

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


When attempting to authenticate with a user who's OID password has expired OAM returns error message as below

"Invalid username or password"

instead of

"The password has expired. Please contact the System Administrator."

Note that this happens only after upgrading OAM to


 OAM Server upgraded to


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