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Oracle Unified Directory OUD 12c - EUS Error Code 49 - Invalid Credentials - "none of the passwords in the user entry are stored in a reversible form" (Doc ID 2710572.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 02, 2022

Applies to:

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


The following command was run producing error:

eusm listdomaininfo domain_name=<DOMAIN> realm_dn="<REALM>" ldap_host=<HOSTNAME> ldap_port=<PORT> ldap_user_dn="<EUSADMIN_DN>" ldap_user_password="<PASSWORD>"

javax.naming.AuthenticationException: [LDAP: error code 49 - Invalid Credentials]

OUD Log reports the following error:

BIND RES conn=1229730 op=1 msgID=2 result=49 authFailureID=1245392 authFailureReason="SASL DIGEST-MD5 authentication is not possible for user <EUSADMIN_DN> because none of the passwords in the user entry are stored in a reversible form" etime=6




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In this Document
  - Create password policy
  - Create virtual attribute that assigns password policy to eusadmin
  - Reset password to add AES hashed password
  - Confirm password policy is assigned and AES password hash is created
  - Confirm if eusm works

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