Get ORA-12638 Error when Connecting via SQL*Plus Using NTS authentication

(Doc ID 273665.1)

Last updated on MAY 10, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 01-Aug-2016***


ORA-12638 when connecting via SQL*PLUS using TNSNAMES resolution with SQLNET.AUTHENTICATION_SERVICES=(NTS) set in the SQLNET.ORA file.


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