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Configuring ASO Kerberos Authentication with a Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 Active Directory KDC (Doc ID 1304004.1)

Last updated on JULY 20, 2022

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version 11.2.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

The purpose of this article is to describe how to configure an Oracle database with Advanced Security Option (ASO) for Kerberos authentication against Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 Active Directory, and how to configure the Oracle clients.

Scope

This article is primarily intended for System and Database Administrators wishing to implement Kerberos authentication of Oracle Database users against a Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory Server.

The article discusses aspects of configuring Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory, as well as Kerberos and Oracle Advanced Security Option.

The article is intended to supplement the Oracle Advanced Security Administrator's Guide. This article has a minimum version requirement of 11.2.0.2 for both the client and database server.

The article assumes the existence of an already fully functional Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 Active Directory server and an Oracle Database server with Advanced Security Option (ASO) installed.

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In this Document
Purpose
Scope
Details
 Overview
 Topology
 Part 1: Create Users in Windows 2008 R2 Active Directory
 Part 2: Create Key Table in Windows 2008 R2
 Part 3: Configuring the Oracle Database
 Part 5: Configuring SQLNET for Kerberos on the Oracle Client for a manual ticket
 Part 6: Configuring SQLNET for Kerberos on the Oracle Client using the internal credential cache

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