My Oracle Support Banner

OVD 11g: EUS Authentications Against OVD Return ORA-28043 Errors When orclCommonRPWDAttribute Not Present (Doc ID 2416393.1)

Last updated on MAY 03, 2023

Applies to:

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


When using Oracle Virtual Directory (OVD) as the front end directory for EUS connectivity, EUS client authentication attempts may fail with the ORA-28043 error.

Database trace shows this error :



The affected database is newly registered with the OVD directory via DBCA.

EUS connectivity against previously registered database's are working properly.   

The VERSION field for the affected adapters.os_xml, when compared to an earlier copy, show that updates to the adapter have occurred.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.