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OC4J Security Fails To Start, Error ORA-28001 Is Reported In 'ssoServer.log' File (Doc ID 555946.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Application Server Single Sign-On - Version 10.1.2 to 10.1.4 [Release 10gR2 to 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


OC4J_SECURITY fails to start, error ORA-28001 is reported in ssoServer.log file:

Fri Feb 29 14:24:37 CST 2008 [ERROR] Orion Launcher DB connection pool creation error
java.sql.SQLException: ORA-28001: the password has expired
at oracle.jdbc.driver.DatabaseError.throwSqlException(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoer.processError(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoer.processError(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoauthenticate.receiveOauth(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.logon(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.PhysicalConnection.<init>(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.<init>(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CDriverExtension.getConnection(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver.connect(
at oracle.jdbc.pool.OracleDataSource.getConnection(
Fri Feb 29 14:24:37 CST 2008 [ERROR] Orion Launcher SSO: DB Error. Please make sure the database
is available and restart SSO Server Could not create DB connection pool of:
at javax.servlet.GenericServlet.init(
at com.evermind.server.http.HttpApplication.loadServlet(


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