How to use database authentication with strong SHA-1 password verifiers exclusively (updated for CVE-2012-3137).
(Doc ID 463999.1)
Last updated on NOVEMBER 24, 2019
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 to 184.108.40.206 [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The goal of these instructions are to use strong SHA-1 password verifiers exclusively and abandon the use of the proprietary Oracle password hashing algorithm.
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