TDE - Trying To Open Wallet In Default Location Fails With Ora-28353

(Doc ID 391086.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.2 to 10.2.0.3 [Release 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 14-Feb-2013


Symptoms

Trying to open a wallet in the default location ( $ORACLE_BASE/admin/$ORACLE_SID/wallet ) and fails with the following error.

SQL> ALTER SYSTEM SET ENCRYPTION KEY IDENTIFIED BY "encrypt_this";
ALTER SYSTEM SET ENCRYPTION KEY IDENTIFIED BY "encrypt_this"
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-28353: failed to open wallet

Cause

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