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Oracle Identity Governance (OIG) 12c: Unable To Successfully Use REST API to Modify the Status of a User (Doc ID 2487683.1)

Last updated on MARCH 15, 2023

Applies to:

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


Unable to successfully use REST API to modify the status of a user while trying to call the following REST API from Oracle Identity Manager Self Service when submitting "PUT /iam/governance/selfservice/api/v1/users/{uuid}".

The PUT is documented in the OIG REST API documentation.   But the documentation never states which user attributes may be modified and which ones may not.

When trying to call the api with the following body using any external client e.g. POSTMAN , it is failing :

JSON Body:


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