OUD Proxy Set with "bind-with-dn-requires-password = false" to ODSEE Backend Fails When Using a DN without a Password (Unauthenticated Bind): "ldap_bind: Inappropriate authentication (48) additional info: binds with a dn require a password"
(Doc ID 2874273.1)
Last updated on JUNE 06, 2022
Applies to:Oracle Unified Directory - Version 18.104.22.168.211008 and later
Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 22.214.171.124.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Unified Directory (OUD) Proxy with Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition (ODSEE) backend.
Clients utilize binding with a DN but without a password (which should work as anonymous). This works with ODSEE Proxy and ODSEE as backend.
Configured the same in OUD Proxy for same ODSEE backend as per documentation:
Oracle® Fusion Middleware Configuration Reference for Oracle Unified Directory 12c (126.96.36.199.0)
Basic Properties > bind-with-dn-requires-password
Verified OUD Proxy config.ldif shows "ds-cfg-bind-with-dn-requires-password: false" and OUD Proxy has been restarted.
However, the client receives the following error:
The err=48 is coming from the ODSEE Backend DS, so OUD Proxy is behaving differently than ODSEE proxy with the same ODSEE backend.
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