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Oracle Internet Directory Hashing Passwords To Use RSA SHA-1 Algorithm (Doc ID 2993911.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 21, 2023

Applies to:

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


Oracle Internet Directory (OID) 11g, 12c or higher.

The default userPassword hashing algorithm for Oracle Internet Directory has been changed from MD4 to SSHA. This default scheme is in effect for new installations only.

All userPassword attributes created after a new install are one-way hashed using SSHA, then stored in Oracle Internet Directory.

How to set all password and verifiers hashes to also be RSA SHA-1 Algorithm?


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