[Java SE] Kerberos Authentication Unexpectedly Succeeds with Incorrect or Missing Configuration File
(Doc ID 2900336.1)
Last updated on NOVEMBER 11, 2022
Applies to:Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Kerberos authentication succeeds when the configuration file, krb5.conf, is:
- Missing information for dns_lookup_kdc, KDC, and realm.
- In the wrong location. In other words, the krb5.conf file does not exist in the location the operating system (OS) expects.
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