ORA-1017 Trying To Change Expired Password Through Programmatic Interface From 18.104.22.168 To Lower Database Version
Last updated on JULY 05, 2017
Applies to:Oracle ODBC Driver - Version 22.214.171.124 and later
Oracle Provider for OLE DB - Version 126.96.36.199 and later
Oracle SQL Developer - Version 4.0 and later
JDBC - Version 188.8.131.52.0 and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 184.108.40.206 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 14th Jul 2016***
Trying to change a password for an expired user via a password change feature of a programmatic interface, from an 220.127.116.11 client or higher to a database version lower than 18.104.22.168, fails with the following error:
ORA-1017: invalid username/password; logon denied
This includes, but is not limited to:
- SQLPlus sessions
- OpenWithNewPassword provided by the Oracle Data Provider for .NET (ODP.NET)
- Change Password dialogue provided by the Oracle OLEDB Provider (ORAOLEDB).
- OCIPasswordChange provided by the Oracle Call Interface (OCI).
- Oracle SQL Developer interface.
The behavior does not occur under the same situation using a 22.214.171.124 client
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