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SES Crawler Fails When WNA (Windows Native Authentication) Is Configured For OAM (Doc ID 2146155.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Enterprise Search - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


SES  failed to crawl Oracle WebCenter Content source when Windows native authentication is integrated with Oracle Access Manager (OAM version).

After we enable Windows native authentication at OAM, when trying to crawl it has failed with below error.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install and configure UCM

2. Install and configure SES

3. Integrated SES with UCM bu following steps from

How To set up Oracle Secure Enterprise Search (SES) for crawling WebCenter Content Server which is protected by Oracle Access Manager 11g (Doc ID 1574312.1) 

4. Configure WAN for OAM and the schedule crawl in SES


Before configuring the WNA for OAM, SES was able to crawl the documents from WebCenter Content Server

SES --> OAM --> UCM

With introduction of the WNA for OAM, the SES fails to crawl the documents from WebCenter Content Server

SES --> WNA --> OAM --> UCM


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