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WebLogic LDAP Authenticator Provider Pool Connections Keep Increasing Causing Performance Degradation (Doc ID 2529419.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version and later
Oracle Platform Security for Java - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


WebLogic is integrated with OID ( OID Authenticator provider) with SSL enabled.

For every user request a new socket gets created instead of re using connections from the LDAP pool.
This ultimately increases the connection count leading to performance issues.

Heap dump captured show the below stack





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